Tamilnadu recorded 6,711 more COVID cases, including eight imported ones, on Monday. Among them, Chennai account for a lion’s share of 2,105. The total number of cases in the State now stands at 9,40,145. Another UK returnee from Karur tested positive on Monday, taking the number of primary cases to 38. Twenty of their contacts, too, have tested positive so… Continue reading "Tamilnadu reports 6,711 new cases"
Category: Chennai News
Ensuring at least 90,000 RT-PCR tests daily to detect cases, aggressive testing in Covid-hit areas, tracing 25-30 contacts of infected persons, and holding of ‘fever camps’ were among the decisions taken at the medical experts meeting, chaired by Tamilnadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Monday. The meeting also decided to declare streets/residential apartments as micro- containment zones, if three persons… Continue reading "Important decisions taken during CM’s meeting with officials"
Nearly 55 per cent of the patients who tested positive for coronavirus in the past two weeks in the city were admitted to hospitals for treatment in the city. According to Greater Chennai Corporation data, in the two weeks ending 9 April, as many as 14,135 persons were tested positive in the city. Of them, 7,747 persons were admitted to… Continue reading "55 per cent patients testing positive in Chennai admitted to hospitals"
Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami is set to meet officials and Ministers today to discuss about measures to intensify the fight against COVID-19 spread, as the positive cases spike sharply in the state. More than 6,500 new positive cases were registered in Tamil Nadu on Sunday and the number of cases have been increasing rapidly. Though state government had announced… Continue reading "CM to hold meeting with top officials to curb covid spread"
தமிழக அரசுக்கு நன்றியும்..அணைத்து உடற்பயிற்சி கூடங்களும் அரசின் விதிமுறைகளை பின்பற்றி பாதுகாப்பு அம்சங்களுடன் ஜிம்மை நடத்திட *தமிழ்நாடு உடற்பயிற்சி கூட உரிமையாளர்கள் சங்கம்* அறிக்கை. தமிழக அரசு தற்போது கொண்டு வந்து உள்ள கொரோனா தடுப்பு கட்டுப்பாடு நடவடிக்கைகளில் தமிழகத்தில் உள்ள அணைத்து உடற்பயிற்சி கூடங்களும் ஏற்கனவே கடைப்பிடிக்கப்பட்ட விதிமுறைகளின் படி தொடர்ந்து செயல்பட அனுமதித்துள்ளது எங்களுக்கு மகிழ்ச்சியை ஏற்படுத்துகிறது. இது போன்ற காலங்களில் எங்கள் ஜிம் துறையின் மீது அதீத நம்பிக்கை வைத்துள்ள தமிழக அரசுக்கும், தலைமை செயலாளர் அவர்களுக்கும், சுகாதார துறை… Continue reading "Generic Preventive Measures"
Sports Minister Shri Kiren Rijiju inaugurates Khelo India State Centre of Excellence for Rowing discipline at Water Sports Academy in Srinagar
Union Minister for Sports & Youth Affairs Shri Kiren Rijiju inaugurated Khelo India State Centre of Excellence for Rowing discipline at the Jammu & Kashmir Sports Council Water Sports Academy in Srinagar on 10th April 2021. He was joined by Shri Manoj Sinha, Lt. Governor, J&K, Shri Farooq Khan, Advisor to LG of J&K and Shri Alok Kumar, Secretary, Youth… Continue reading "Sports Minister Shri Kiren Rijiju inaugurates Khelo India State Centre of Excellence for Rowing discipline at Water Sports Academy in Srinagar"
The Metropolitan Transport Corporation (MTC) has decided to increase its scheduled number of bus services to 2,750 a day from today as the State government is imposing new restrictions. The MTC would operate 300 to 400 additional buses in the city and suburbs to cater for the passenger requirements, said an official statement from the MTC. “Buses were allowed to… Continue reading "MTC operates additional buses"
With the number of new cases witnessing a rapid rise, the Greater Chennai Corporation has fixed a daily target of collecting Rs 10 lakh from those who violate COVID-19 safety protocols. According to an order issued by Corporation Commissioner G Prakash, Royapuram and Teynampet zones – both densely populated and have a large number of commercial establishments – have the… Continue reading "Greater Chennai Corporation fixes daily target for corona fine"
DMK president MK Stalin has revived his “Ondrinaivom Vaa” campaign and asked his party workers to educate people about the severity of the second wave of coronavirus. Stalin also asked his party members to distribute masks and sanitizers to people wherever possible. In an appeal to his party workers, Stalin said, “We will definitely get a good verdict in the… Continue reading "Stalin revives “Ondrinaivom Vaa” campaign"
Noting that the current stock would last only for another week, the State Health Department has requested the Centre to provide more doses of COVID-19 vaccines. Meanwhile, there are several complaints of vaccination sessions being reduced and people being turned away from session sites. Tamilnadu has received 54 lakh doses of Covaxin and Covishield, and has so far vaccinated more… Continue reading "Tamilnadu seeks more vaccine, present stock to last only for a week"