MADURAI (TAMIL NADU): Tamil Nadu health minister C
on Wednesday said that a COVID-19 positive patient passed away at a hospital here.
“Update: Despite our best efforts, the Covid-19 +ve Pt at MDU, #RajajiHospital, passed away few minutes back. He had a medical history of prolonged illness with steroid dependent COPD, uncontrolled Diabetes with [email protected]_INDIA @CMOTamilNadu,” Vijayabaskar tweeted.
#update: Despite our best efforts, the #COVID19 +ve Pt at MDU, #RajajiHospital, passed away few minutes back.He had… https://t.co/80yUt5Rj92
— Dr C Vijayabaskar (@Vijayabaskarofl) 1585081920000
Earlier, the minister said that three new cases of COVID-19 were reported in the state and patients were kept in isolation.
“Coronaupdate: 3 new cases for #covid19 in Chennai. 65Y M return from New Zealand at
, 55Y F Saidapet at #KMC. 25Y M return from
#coronaupdate: 3 new cases for #covid19 in Chennai. 65Y M return from New Zealand at Pvt.Hosp, 55Y F Saidapet at… https://t.co/4tKsCJ2YOB
— Dr C Vijayabaskar (@Vijayabaskarofl) 1585065786000
Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has earlier reported ten deaths due to Covid-19 in India and about 536 confirmed positive cases.