Continuing his expulsion spree, AIADMK’s “interim general secretary” and Leader of Opposition at the House Edappadi K Palaniswami expelled more than 20 senior party cadres from various districts including Thiruvallur, and Vellore. In addition, senior party cadre and south Chennai AIADMK’s women wing deputy secretary N Jaya Devi was also removed. Palaniswami said all the cadres were even stripped off… Continue reading "EPS, OPS continue to expel party members"
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Overall in Tamil Nadu, 95 per cent people have been vaccinated with the first dose and 85.37 per cent have received the second dose of vaccine and there is no need for a general lockdown, Health Minister Ma Subramanian said on Monday. He said this after inspecting an upgraded government primary health centre in Chengalpattu. “The Chief Minister has said… Continue reading "No need for general lockdown in TN: Subramanian"
Despite the surge of cases in TN, the Public Works Department (PWD) was prepared to handle it, as the fourth wave was anticipated by experts. Workers at PWD have already scaled up the maximum bed strength with 15,000 Oxygen beds in the city. During the second wave, then the State was hit with lack of beds in hospitals. “Later, the… Continue reading "Rise in corona: 15,000 Oxygen beds ready in Chennai"
More than 2,000 cases of Covid were reported in Tamilnadu on Thursday, as 2,069 cases including four imported cases from other countries. The number of cases of Covid in the State reached 34,75,185. This brings the active cases of Covid in the State to 11,094, with Chennai accounting for the highest of 4,745 active cases. Chennai daily cases are increasing… Continue reading "TN reports more than 2,000 cases on Thursday"
As Covid cases continue to surge in Tamil Nadu, the state health department on Tuesday issued guidelines for the prevention of Covid spread in institutions. Health Secretary P Senthilkumar urged the district Collectors to follow the Covid-appropriate behavior. The number of persons testing for coronavirus is on the rise in many states in the country, including Tamil Nadu. While the number… Continue reading "TN health department issues guidelines for prevention of Covid spread"
Tamil Nadu recorded a surge in the cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, reporting 77 daily cases, after 25 cases were reported at a private institution in Kelambakkam in Chengalpattu as part of contact tracing after few positive cases were reported. The standard cluster control measures have been put in place and testing of symptomatic persons in the institution and saturation… Continue reading "TN reports 77 fresh coronavirus cases"
Active COVID-19 infections rose to 474 in Tamil Nadu as 64 more people tested positive, including two returnees from Karnataka and Telangana, respectively, pushing the total caseload to 34,54,217, the health department said on Friday. Among the new cases, 26 are men and 38 women. As many as 11 districts recorded new infections with Chennai leading at 34, Chengalpet 16,… Continue reading "Active covid cases in TN rises to 474"
Tamil Nadu recorded no deaths due to COVID on Friday for the first time in nearly two years. The last time the State had no pandemic deaths was 22 months ago, on April 30, 2020. Tamil Nadu recorded the first ever death on March 25, 2020, after which the numbers continued to rise in the first wave of the pandemic.… Continue reading "Zero covid deaths reported in TN after two years"
The number of new COVID cases in the State stood at 1,850, including one case from UAE on Monday. The total number of cases in the State reached 25,90,632.The number of new COVID cases in the State stood at 1,850, including one case from UAE on Monday. The total number of cases in the State reached 25,90,632. The number of… Continue reading "Fresh coronavirus cases decline in Chennai and Coimbatore"