CoronaVirus is ripping apart the economy and normal livelihood of millions across the globe. Hugely populous India is beginning to face the brunt of Level 2 and 3 transmission of the virus in the country. There has been a significant surge in the total count which mounts to 567, including 11 deaths. The major regions affected are Kerala, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Delhi NCR Region and Rajasthan.
CoronaVirus Chennai Live Updates March 24th : Who is the First Case of Covid-19 Positive Death in Tamil Nadu?
As of yesterday, the total cases of coronavirus positive patients was eighteen in Tamilnadu. However, there seems to be no addition in the counts today. The total count of covid-19 positive patients is at 18, including 1 death and 1 discharged.
Coronavirus Patient #1 Death in Tamil Nadu: 54 year old male from Madurai, resident of Anna Nagar. No Travel history and was admitted in Rajaji hospital. He had come in contact with two Thai nationals who had tested positive. Patient was already a known case of other diseases, doctors tried their best to save the life ,but unfortunately his health didn’t recover. The patient was dependant on steroids and had uncontrolled diabetes and hypertension.
#update: Despite our best efforts, the #COVID19 +ve Pt at MDU, #RajajiHospital, passed away few minutes back.He had medical history of prolonged illness with steroid dependent COPD, uncontrolled Diabetes with Hypertension.@MoHFW_INDIA @CMOTamilNadu #Vijayabaskar
— Dr C Vijayabaskar (@Vijayabaskarofl) March 24, 2020
Tamilnadu coronavirus News Updates: Lack of Information Causing Anxiety Among People
Unlike other states, the health department in Tamilnadu is not revealing all the required information needed for people to get an idea about the spread of coronavirus in their neighborhood.
Journalists and responsible citizens across the state are pushing the Health Minister, C Vijayabaskar to reveal the patient flow chart like Karnataka and Kerala. This helps in revealing the whereabouts of the patient before testing positive. Also, the details of the reason for second covid-19 patient testing positive is not revealed yet.
Tamilnadu coronavirus count Today – March 25th
Total Patients With Coronavirus Positive : 16
Total Patients Discharged : 1
Total Patients Dead : 1