TN records 469 new covid cases

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Chennai, Feb 9 (PTI) Tamil Nadu on Tuesday recorded 469 new cases of coronavirus, with the total number of positive cases mounting to 8,42,730.

Four deaths pushed the total number of fatalities to 12,391, according to a government bulletin.

Active cases slipped to 4,328.

As many as 491 people were cured of the dreaded virus, with the total recoveries surging to 8,26,011.

Chennai topped the virus chart with 139 new cases, followed by Coimbatore (53) and Chengalpattu at 37.

Three districts--Perambalur, Sivaganga and Ramanathapuram, reported no new cases, while many others registered single digit additions of covid patients.

All four deceased people suffered from pre-existing comorbidities, the release added. PTI SA APR SAT ADMINISTRATOR APR SAT ADMINISTRATOR