Tamil Nadu Coronavirus June 16, 17 Highlights: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Tuesday announced a monetary relief of Rs. 1000 for all ration rice card holders in Chennai, Chengalpet, Kancheepuram and Thiruvallur districts during the lockdown.
The Chief Minister also announced a Rs. 1000 relief for all differently-abled card holders in the state amid the pandemic.
Tamil Nadu on Tuesday breached the 48000-mark after 1,515 people tested positive for Covid-19. The total cases included 61 returnees from other countries and states.
Over 900 cases reported in Chennai today, taking the tally to 34,245.