Chennai Corona Virus Live Updates
By Fnf Correspondent | PUBLISHED: 28, Oct 2020, 16:06 pm IST | UPDATED: 28, Oct 2020, 16:14 pm IST
Chennai: Tamil Nadu added 2,522 new cases and 27 deaths to the Covid-19 registry on Tuesday that pushed the case tally to 71,4235 and cumulative death toll to 10,983 after 4,029 discharges in the past 24 hours,the number of active cases came down to 27,734.
After testing 69,344 people for the viral infection, the eleven northern districts together reported 51% fresh cases and 40% deathes on Tuesday. The zone also had the highest number of active patients-13,720 after north,fresh cases were highest in the eight western district (732) followed by the south zone (247). New cases in the central districts were the lowest at 236.