Fresh Covid cases drop to 11 in Madurai, 48 in Trichy | Madurai News – Times of India


MADURAI/TRICHY: After a marginal rise for the last two days, the number of fresh Covid-19 cases in Madurai district dropped to 11 on Monday. Seventeen recoveries in the district took the number of active cases in the district to 156 on Monday.
The lone Covid-19 death, a 60-year-old woman, in the ten southern districts of the state was recorded in Madurai. The district is recording a Covid-19 death after five days.
Meanwhile, Trichy reported 48 fresh cases and 64 recoveries. The district has been maintaining the number of discharges between 60 and 70.
The number of active cases also came down to 616 from 640 on Sunday. Trichy recorded one death taking the toll to 1,000, the highest in the central region.
A total of 117 new cases were reported in the southern region on Monday.
Kanyakumari district (26) recorded the highest, followed by Sivagangai (18), Dindigul (13), Tuticorin (12), Madurai (11), Tirunelveli (11), Virudhunagar (8), Theni (8), Tenkasi (7) and Ramanathapuram (3).
The region also reported 139 recoveries. The number of active cases dropped to 1,355. The number of active cases in Kanyakumari dropped to 299, followed by Sivagangai (200), Tirunelveli (179) and Madurai (156).
The nine central districts reported 305 fresh Covid-19 cases and 339 Covid infected patients were discharged on Monday pushing down the number of active cases to 3,577 from 3,621 on Sunday.
The region also recorded 10 deaths, among them four are in Thanjavur district. With this, the toll of the region has climbed to 4,057. The region discharged 296,214 patients out of the 303,848 total cases recorded in the region.

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