TN posts 5,967 Covid cases, 1,278 new infections in Chennai

As many as 5,967 new Covid-1 9 cases were reported in Tamil Nadu today. With this, the total number of persons tested positive for coronavirus infection in the State so far has reached 3,85,352.

The daily bulletin released by the State Health department said Chennai registered 1,278 cases in the last 24 hours. With this, the total number of persons affected by the pandemic in the metropolis has reached 1,26,677.

Chengalpattu today registered 306 new cases, Kancheepuram 226 infections,Thiruvallur cases, Cuddalore 370 and Coimbatore 387 new cases. 97 Covid-19 patients died today, and the total number of fatalities in the State has reached 6,614.

A good number of 6,129 patients were discharged, taking the the total number of recoveries in the State to 3,25,456.