The district continued to witness a spike in COVID-19 instances with 72 persons testing positive for the virus on Tuesday.
The complete variety of instances in the district now stands at 893. Of the 72 new instances, 47 returned to the district from Chennai. They examined positive after they had been screened at test posts. Besides the 47 persons, eight individuals from Kerala, Punjab, Delhi, Rajasthan and Hyderabad additionally examined positive. Three persons who returned right here from Singapore and had been despatched to quarantine amenities additionally examined positive.
Of the full 893 instances, 382 are lively instances, whereas a complete of 506 persons have been discharged to this point.
In Villupuram district, 9 persons examined positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday, taking the full variety of positive instances to 617.
At Kallakurichi, 43 persons examined positive taking the tally of positive instances reported in the district to 437.