New Delhi: The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) on Friday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to recommence the Sethu Samudram project...
The victim, a Class IX student, had left home in the afternoon but did not return. Later, girl's family members started searching they found her burnt body lying on the back of the Bhuvaneswari Sami Mill.
The Indian Navy had launched Operation Samudra Setu on May 8 to repatriate Indian citizens. INS Jalashwa and Magar have already evacuated 2,874 personnel from the Maldives and Sri Lanka to ports of Kochi and Tuticorin.
"Reeling from what I'm hearing. Absolutely stunned, sad, and angry. No human being deserves such brutality, whatever be their crime," said Priyanka
According to the latest update by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW), 14,476 deaths have been recorded due to the infection so far in the country.
Delhi recorded 3,000 fresh coronavirus cases on Sunday, taking the tally in the city to 59,746. According to latest data, the tally for Tamil Nadu stands at 59,377, third-highest in the country, just after Delhi.
The count includes 1,74,387 active cases, and 2,37,196 cured/discharged/migrated patients.
According to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, the total number of cases includes 1,69,451 active cases, 2,27,756 cured/discharged/migrated and 13,254 deaths.
The COVID-19 count includes 1,53,178 active cases, while 1,80,013 patients have been cured and discharged or migrated so far.
Health Secretary of Tamil Nadu Beela Rajesh has been transferred and posted as secretary, commercial taxes and registration department by the state government on Friday.