Chennai, Hyderabad Coronavirus News May 28 Highlights: Tamil Nadu recorded 33,361 positive cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, bringing the state tally to 19,78,621. Among these, Chennai reported 2779 positive cases, bringing the city’s total to 4,93,881. The state recorded 474 deaths on Thursday, putting the state toll at 22,289. 349 of them had succumbed due to comorbidities. A total of 30,063 patients were discharged following treatment, taking the total number of recoveries to 16,43,284.
Telangana on Thursday reported 3,614 new COVID-19 cases, taking the tally to over 5.67 lakh, while the toll stood at 3207 with 18 more
casualties, a government bulletin said. The state has 38,267 active cases and over 90,000 samples were tested. The total number of cumulative cases in the state stood at 5,67,517 while with 3,961being cured, the total recoveries were at 5,26,043.