Covid-19 update: Tamil Nadu crosses 5 lakh cases mark on Sunday

  • | Monday | 14th September, 2020

According to a bulletin released by the Health and Family Welfare Department of Tamil Nadu, 58,88,086 samples from the state have been sent for testing till date, with 84,308 samples having been sent yesterday.

Tamil Nadu recorded 5693 new positive cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, bringing the state tally to 5,02,759. Among these, Chennai reported 994 positive cases, bringing the city`s total to 1,48,584.

Tamil Nadu also recorded 74 deaths on Sunday, putting the state toll at 8381. 66 of them had succumbed due to comorbidities. The state discharged 5717 patients following treatment yesterday, putting the total number of recoveries at 4,47,366.

As of Sunday, the number of active COVID-19 cases in Tamil Nadu is 47,012. Till date, 3,03,201 males, 1,99,529 females and 29 transgenders have tested positive for the virus in the state.

According to a bulletin released by the Health and Family Welfare Department of Tamil Nadu, 58,88,086 samples from the state have been sent for testing till date, with 84,308 samples having been sent yesterday.



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