Chennai Hyderabad Coronavirus Live Updates: COVID-19 tests in Tamil Nadu cross 1.13 crore

Chennai, Hyderabad Coronavirus (Covid-19) Latest News Live Updates: Till date, 4,62,186 males, 3,02,770 females and 33 transgenders have tested positive for the virus in Tamil Nadu.

Chennai, Hyderabad Coronavirus News Live Updates: Tamil Nadu recorded 1707 positive cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, bringing the state tally to 7,64,989. Among these, Chennai reported 471 positive cases, bringing the city’s total to 2,10,601.

The state recorded 19 deaths on Thursday, putting the state toll at 11,550. Eighteen of them had succumbed due to comorbidities. The state discharged 2251 patients following treatment, putting the total number of recoveries at 7,39,532.

As of Thursday, the number of active COVID-19 cases in Tamil Nadu is 13,907. Till date, 4,62,186 males, 3,02,770 females and 33 transgenders have tested positive for the virus in the state.

According to a bulletin released by the Health and Family Welfare Department of Tamil Nadu, 1,13,33,206 samples from the state have been sent for testing till date, with 67,115 samples having been sent yesterday.

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The Christian community in the twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderbad celebrated Pope Francis appointing Most Rev. Poola Anthony, D.D., currently Bishop of Kurnool, as the new Archbishop of Hyderabad. This provision was made public in Rome Thursday. He will be the fifth Archbishop of Hyderabad.

Bishop Anthony Poola, 59, hails from Chindhukur in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh. He joined the minor seminary in Kurnool and then studied at St. Peter’s Pontifical Major Seminary, Bengaluru. He was ordained priest in February, 1992.

Bishop Poola’s appointment comes after the Holy Father accepted the resignation of Archbishop Thumma Bala of Hyderabad, who reached the bishops’ canonical retirement age of 75 in April last year.

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A total of 193 flights will be operated between Chennai and major cities today, with 96 arrivals and 97 departures scheduled at the Chennai International Airport.

Tangedco has announced a powercut in parts of Chennai today from 9 am to 2 pm to carry out maintenance work.

Here are the affected areas:

  • Redhills and Sholavaram: GNT Road, Kottaimedu, Narananpedu, Periya Colony and Sembulivaram.

Tamil Nadu recorded 1707 positive cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, bringing the state tally to 7,64,989. Among these, Chennai reported 471 positive cases, bringing the city’s total to 2,10,601.

The state recorded 19 deaths on Thursday, putting the state toll at 11,550. Eighteen of them had succumbed due to comorbidities. The state discharged 2251 patients following treatment, putting the total number of recoveries at 7,39,532.

As of Thursday, the number of active COVID-19 cases in Tamil Nadu is 13,907. Till date, 4,62,186 males, 3,02,770 females and 33 transgenders have tested positive for the virus in the state.

According to a bulletin released by the Health and Family Welfare Department of Tamil Nadu, 1,13,33,206 samples from the state have been sent for testing till date, with 67,115 samples having been sent yesterday.

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A team of forest officials rushed to the spot and are in the process of rescuing the wild animal using two cranes.

A sub-adult female elephant, weighing approximately three tons, fell into a dry farm well around 4 am on Thursday at Yelagundur near Panchapalli village in Tamil Nadu’s Dharmapuri district. Venkatachalam, who owns the agricultural land, found the animal trapped and informed the police.

READ | Elephant falls into 50 feet dry well in Tamil Nadu, two cranes assist in rescue efforts

A team of forest officials rushed to the spot and are in the process of rescuing the wild animal using two cranes. The elephant ventured into the field in search of food before getting trapped in the well at 50 feet.

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The Christian community in the twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderbad celebrated Pope Francis appointing Most Rev. Poola Anthony, D.D., currently Bishop of Kurnool, as the new Archbishop of Hyderabad. This provision was made public in Rome Thursday. He will be the fifth Archbishop of Hyderabad.

READ | Bishop Anthony Poola appointed Archbishop of Hyderabad

Bishop Poola’s appointment comes after the Holy Father accepted the resignation of Archbishop Thumma Bala of Hyderabad, who reached the bishops’ canonical retirement age of 75 in April last year.

For assistance on COVID-19-related queries and mental health support in Chennai, citizens can contact the Greater Chennai Corporation’s (GCC) COVID-19 helpline 044 46122300 | Citizens can find the nearest GCC-facilitated COVID-19 fever clinic here | For lodging rain-related complaints and assistance during the monsoon, citizens can contact the GCC’s monsoon helplines 044 25384530 or 044 25384540 or the control room 1913 (available 24×7)

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