Chennai, Hyderabad Coronavirus News May 26, 27 Highlights: Tamil Nadu recorded 33,764 positive cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, bringing the state tally to 19,45,260. Among these, Chennai reported 3561 positive cases, bringing the city’s total to 4,91,197. The state recorded 475 deaths on Wednesday, putting the state toll at 21,815. 347 of them had succumbed due to comorbidities. A total of 29,717 patients were discharged following treatment, taking the total number of recoveries to 16,13,221.
Continuing to witness a decline in daily fresh infections, Telangana on Wednesday clocked 3,762 new COVID-19 cases taking the tally to over 5.63 lakh, while the toll stood at 3,189 with 20 more deaths. The total number of cumulative cases in the state stood at 5,63,903 and with 3,816 being cured, the total recoveries were at 5,22,082.