The central region on Sunday recorded a total of 541 new COVID-19 cases and two deaths- one each in Thanjavur and Perambalur.
A 55-year-old man from Thanjavur with severe hypertension, diabetes and coronary artery disease died at the Thanjavur Government Medical College Hospital while a 58-year-old man from Perambalur, also suffering from diabetes and hypertension and had breathing difficulty, died at a private hospital.
Meanwhile, 136 patients in Tiruchi, many from within existing containment zones tested positive for the viral infection, while 125 tested positive in Pudukottai.
In Thanjavur, a doctor at a private hospital, a coordinator of the ...
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