COVID-19: Tamil Nadu Records Worst Single-Day Spike With 4,343 New Cases, Tally Crosses 98,000

With over 4,000 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, Tamil Nadu witnessed its worst single-day spike so far, pushing the state's tally beyond 98,000.

On Thursday, Tamil Nadu recorded 4,343 more patients getting infected since Wednesday, taking the total number of coronavirus cases to 98,392, according to the state health department.
Along with that, the death toll also rose to 1,321 after 57 more virus-related fatalities were reported in the state in the last 24 hours, it said.