Tamil Nadu added 802 new Covid-19 infections together with two returnees from the UK and the United Arab Emirates, respectively, pushing the general tally to 27,15,632, the well being division mentioned on Monday. As many as 12 folks have succumbed to the virus, mounting the toll to 36,296, a medical bulletin mentioned.
Recoveries eclipsed new infections with 918 folks getting discharged within the final 24 hours, aggregating to 26,69,848 and leaving 9,488 lively circumstances. A complete of 1,01,070 samples had been examined within the final 24 hours, pushing the cumulative variety of specimens examined to five,27,47,257.
Chennai and Coimbatore accounted for almost all of latest infections with 122 and 123 circumstances, respectively, whereas the remaining had been scattered throughout different districts. As many as 20 districts reported new Covid-19 infections beneath 10, whereas Perambalur and Tenkasi recorded zero lively circumstances, the bulletin mentioned.