July 31 - TN COVID Update: 5881 New Cases | 97 New Deaths | Total - 245,859 Cases & 3935 Deaths
Galatta | Jul 31, 2020, 06:08 pm
It is that time of the day when the official numbers of the COVID-19 cases are released and here we bring it for you along with a comprehensive round-up of all the details! Today, the numbers continue to be below 6000 for the second day, after seven days! The last 24 hours show that Tamil Nadu has had 5881 new cases of COVID positive being reported, taking the overall total to 245,859! Of these, 1013 new cases have been identified in Chennai alone, taking the district's total to 99,794! Chengalpattu has recorded 334 new cases and the district has now registered a total of 14534, while 3157 of them are currently active! Thiruvallur has recorded 13836 total cases of which 3619 are currently active and Madurai has recorded a total of 11009 cases with 2349 of them being currently active. Kancheepuram alone has recorded 485 new cases in the last 24 hours, while Thiruvallur registered 373 new cases and Ranipet has recorded 359 new cases!
There have been 97 new COVID related deaths in Tamil Nadu in the past 24 hours, taking the total to 3935. The number of deaths per day has equalled yesterday's all time high for Tamil Nadu! As of now, Chennai is the district with the most number of COVID cases recorded so far, in the state and has 99,794 cases registered. The total number of active cases in entire Tamil Nadu, stands at 57,968 while the number of active cases in Chennai alone stands at 12,765! The number of recoveries has been very good over the last few days! There have been 5778 new recoveries and discharges in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of recovered people to 183,956. There have been 60,276 samples tested, in the past 24 hours alone, taking the total tests to 2,658,138 tests, which continues to remain the highest for any state in our country!
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Check out the district-wise infected cases and detailed stats of recovered people here: