In the past 24 hours, 874 new people have been confirmed. The number of people infected with the virus has crossed 20,000. Chennai has the highest number of patients in Tamil Nadu. Officials have confirmed that the increase in the number of patients will continue till the 31st of May in Chennai.
Nine people have lost their lives in the last 24 hours following the coronation. The death toll from coronation has risen to 154 in the state. A total of 11,313 people have been cured so far. The increase in the number of people getting cured is giving the state some relief.