Chennai reports 286 new Covid-19 cases, active cases cross 2,500 mark in Tamil Nadu


The Chief Instructional Officer in Tamil Nadu’s Thoothukudi district purchased the suspension of two lecturers on Thursday immediately after an audio clip of them speaking in opposition to selected castes a short while ago went viral.

As per the audio clip leaked forward of the guardian-teachers affiliation (PTA) election at a government increased secondary faculty in the vicinity of Vilathikulam, where by close to 700 learners are enrolled, a personal computer instructor – discovered only as Meena – initial speaks to a male college student and afterwards hands around the cellphone allegedly to maths teacher Kalaiselvi. The latter is read telling the boy that the elections are heading to consider place and that some teachers are insisting that the administration need to not enrol learners from his village.

In the wake of a mild surge in Covid-19 scenarios in Chennai, the Increased Chennai Corporation (GCC) in association with the condition health and fitness office prepared to depute cellular RT-PCR groups in zones with a large amount of situations. According to a release from the civic system on Thursday, a total of 797 RT-PCR exams had been conducted on Wednesday.

In Chennai, as lots of as 140 primary health and fitness centres and 16 urban group centres were carrying out the RT-PCR tests at free of value. Owing to the enhance in instances — specially in 4 zones — Anna Nagar, Kodambakkam, Teynampet and Adyar, 8 cell RT-PCR teams with two for each zone will be on responsibility starting up Friday (June 17). Inhabitants can dial 1913 to get their RT-PCR tests finished at the doorstep.


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