With record 817 fresh cases, Tamil Nadu's Covid-19 count crosses 18,000-mark1 min read 27 May 2020, 06:42 PM IST
The death toll in the state increased to 133 after six more fatalities were reported since Tuesday
Of the new cases reported, 138 patients were returnees from Maharashtra followed by one from Telangana and other states who were tested positive in the state
The number of novel coronavirus cases in Tamil Nadu today crossed 18,000 after 817 fresh confirmed Covid-19 patients were reported in the state in the last 24 hours. This is the highest single-day jump in the number of new cases in the state. The second-highest spike was witnessed on 25 May when 805 new cases were reported in a single day.