Led by Additional Secretary of Union Health and Family Welfare Department Aarti Ahuja, the team held discussions with state Health Minister Dr C Vijaya Baskar, Health Secretary J Radhakrishnan and other senior officials.
Tamil Nadu on Friday recorded its highest spike till date with 4329 fresh cases, bringing the state tally to 1,02,721. Among these, Chennai reported 2082 positive cases, bringing the city's total to 64,689.
Karnataka Bengaluru Coronavirus (Covid-19) Latest News June 24 Highlights: With 107 fresh cases on Tuesday, Bengaluru recorded a triple-digit surge in the Covid-19 cases for the third straight day as the death toll in the state crossed the 150-mark.
According to protesters and local residents, the two men who ran a mbile shop in Sathankulam town had been picked up by the police who were on patrol duty for running the store beyond the permitted time.
In Chennai, 288 check points were set up by the Greater Chennai Police to carry out vehicle checks. Only those with a valid pass or ID card will be allowed to travel around the city during the lockdown.