As many as 110 people, who returned to Tamil Nadu from Tablighi Jamaat meet in Delhi's Nizamuddin, tested positive for the new coronavirus on Wednesday. In total, over 190 people who participated in the religious gathering have tested positive.
This is the highest number of cases to be declared in a single day both in the state and in connection to the conference. The tally in the state stands at 234.
Of the 1,103 people who have been traced so far, 658 samples have been tested. The recent positive cases have been spread across 19 districts. A total of 28 cases have been recorded from Coimbatore district, 20 cases from Theni district and 17 from Dindigul district.
On Tuesday, Tamil Nadu had recorded 57 cases of COVID-19 positive cases of people linked to the religious conference.