Tamil Nadu government has said that 40 people, 20 UK returnees and 20 more who came in contact with them, have tested positive for Covid-19 and are currently in separate isolation wards.
The returnees and their contacts belong to the districts of Chennai, Thanjavur, Madurai, Nilgiris, Theni, Chengalpattu and Nagapattinam, reports PTI.
Similarly, With 3,537 new cases and 70 deaths, Maharashtra’s Covid-19 tally reached 1,928,603 infections and 49,463 fatalities. Total recoveries in the state reached 1,824,934 patients after 4,913 recoveries reported on Wednesday.
The state has conducted 71,505 new Covid-19 tests, taking the overall count to 12,672,259 tests.