India has reported 62,224 new Covid cases in the last 24 hours, slightly higher that yesterday’s figures. The death count climbed to 3,79,573 with 2,542 fresh fatalities. The dip comes amid warnings of a resurgence in cases with the easing of curbs. With the fresh Covid cases, the country’s tally of cases has climbed to over 2.96 crore, as per… Continue reading "India reports 62,224 new cases, 2,542 fatalities"
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India reported 70,421 new COVID-19 cases and 3,921 new deaths today. The daily case count has been on a downward trajectory. The country has so far reported a total of 2,95,10,410 cases and 3,74,305 deaths. India’s daily test positivity rate – number of positive cases identified per 100 – continues to decline. For the seventh straight day, it was below… Continue reading "India reports 70,421 fresh cases and 3,921 deaths"
India – witnessing a downward trend in Covid cases – today reported its lowest infections in 70 days with the country adding 84,332 new cases to take its overall caseload to 2.93 crore. Active cases account for 3.68 per cent of the total infections. India’s test positivity rate (positive cases identified for every 100 tests) continues to decline. For the… Continue reading "India reports 84,332 new cases"
India reported 91,702 new COVID-19 cases and 3,403 new deaths today. The country vaccinated 32,74,672 in the last 24 hours, taking the total vaccination to 2,46,085,649. India’s test positivity rate (positive cases identified for every 100 tests) continues to decline. It stands at 4.48 per cent, the fourth straight day that it is below the 5 per cent-mark. Tamilnadu reported… Continue reading "India reports 91,702 fresh cases"
The Union Health Ministry has issued clinical guidelines for the treatment of Covid-positive children amid concerns that a possible third wave of the coronavirus infections may target those aged below 18. In a detailed document titled ‘Comprehensive Guidelines for Management of COVID-19 in Children’, the ministry said antiviral drug Remdesivir is not recommended for children, and steroids should be used… Continue reading "Union government releases guidelines for Covid management in Children"
Coronavirus positive cases plunged below 18,000 in Tamilnadu with 17,321 fresh infections being reported on Wednesday, and the recoveries rose to 31,253. The fatalities slightly dipped to 405 — 169 in private hospitals and 236 in government facilities taking the total toll so far to 28,170. Coimbatore topped with 2,319 new infections and 62 deaths and a total of 4,992… Continue reading "Tamilnadu’s daily cases drop below 18,000"
The Madras High Court on allowing a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) which sought to restrain employees at hotels, bakeries, restaurants, groceries from using saliva to separate food covers or blow into those covers while packing food amid COVID spread has sought the government to create awareness in this regard. On recording the petitioner’s submission that this could be a reason… Continue reading "Madras High Court asks hotel employees not to use saliva or blow air while packing food"
The newly appointed members of State Development Policy Council (SDPC) on Tuesday met Chief Minister MK Stalin at the Secretariat for the first time after their appointment and discussed the functioning of the council. “The newly elected members headed by Vice Chairman of SPDC J Jeyaranjan held a discussion with the Chief Minister about the development of various fronts in… Continue reading "Members of SDPC hold meeting with Chief Minister M K Stalin"
Yogi Babu confirmed that he will be playing a role in Vijay’s next film tentatively titled Thalapathy 65. Replying to a fan’s tweet, he said that he is very much part of the film. Directed by Nelson Dilipkumar, Pooja has been roped in for Thalapathy 65 and will be seen alongside Vijay in this action-drama. Thalapathy 65 will be produced… Continue reading "Yogi Babu confirms being part of Thalapathy 65"
The State government on Monday allotted Rs 25 crore from Chief Minister’s Public Relief Fund (CMPRF) to procure medicines for treating mucormycosis. “Medicines required for treating mucormycosis such as Amphotericin and other lifesaving drugs would be procured at the cost of Rs 25 crore allotted from CMPRF,” said Chief Minister M K Stalin in a statement. Meanwhile, after Stain urged… Continue reading "Tamilnadu government allots Rs 25 crore to procure medicines to treat mucormycosis"