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.
Tamil Nadu Coronavirus (Covid-19), Lockdown Latest News Live Updates: Tamil Nadu recorded 4,343 cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, taking the state’s overall tally to 98,392. Of the fresh cases, 2,027 were in Chennai.
A fire and rescue team was alerted, but, by the time they arrived, the three had died. The youth taken to the hospital was declared brought dead.
Of the total cases, Chennai reported 2,182. So far 60,533 cases have been reported in the capital city of Tamil Nadu.
Chandrakumar later wrote about the custodial torture and his time in jail in a book titled ‘Lockup’, which was published in 2006. The book was later adapted into a movie called ‘Visaranai’ (Interrogation) by filmmaker Vetrimaran.
Tamil Nadu Coronavirus (Covid-19), Lockdown Latest News July 1, 2 Highlights: As per the media bulletin released by the Tamil Nadu Health and Welfare Department, there are 39,856 active cases in the state.
The number of legislators in Tamil Nadu who have tested positive for the virus has risen to six, with four DMK MLAs, one AIADMK MLA and now, one AIADMK minister testing positive for Covid-19.
The state will observe a complete lockdown every Sunday in July until the end of the month across all districts.
The new clinical trial aims to bring out the efficacy of the Siddha group of medicines and ‘Kabasura kudineer’ as prophylactic designed to treat or prevent COVID-19.
K Arjunan is seen losing his cool, verbally abusing the cops and even trying to kick one of the officers while others around try to bring the situation under control
Tamil Nadu Coronavirus (Covid-19), Lockdown Latest News June 29, 30 Highlights: The ongoing lockdown in Chennai, Thiruvallur, Kancheepuram, Chengalpet and Madurai has been extended till July 5. A call over relaxations will be taken later next week.
Chennai, Thiruvallur, Kancheepuram, Chengalpet and Madurai will observe a complete lockdown on Sunday.
Justice K Chandru claimed the alleged police torture was an outcome of a new power structure that has taken shape after the lockdown.
In her letter, Kanimozhi said the incident is a collective failure of police and other officials and a gross violation of human rights.
Explaining the chain of events that to led their death, Kanimozhi said NHRC has the power under the protection of Human Rights ACT to take notice of such incidents. “Investigate and take necessary action against erring government officials who are responsible for the custodial deaths,” she said.
Tamil Nadu Coronavirus (Covid-19), Lockdown Latest News June 26, 27 Highlights: Forty-six deaths were reported over the last 24 hours, taking the death toll to 957. Of the deceased cases, 44 persons had comorbidities.
The state’s Covid-19 tally is now 70,977. Chennai has reported 1,834 positive cases, bringing the city’s total to 47,640.
The police official said Hari Singh ended his life in the hospital by hanging himself with a sheet attached to a window. Further investigation is underway, he added.
Automated Ticket Checking and Managing Access (ATMA), the new system, facilitates contactless verification of tickets, body temperatures, and face masks of passengers entering and exiting the railway station premises.
After holding a discussion with the district collectors, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami said that the decision had been taken as a precautionary to curb the tide of new COVID-19 cases.