Chennai: Tamil Nadu on Friday reported 203 fresh COVID-19 positive cases, taking the state's tally to 2,526, state health minister C Vijayabaskar said.
According to the state health bulletin there are so far 1,183 active cases in Tamil Nadu.
With one more death reported, the state toll touched 28.
A 98-year-old male from Chennai admitted at a city hospital died due to COVID-19 infection today at 10.20 AM, the bulletin said.
With 176 new infections, Chennai had 1,082, the maximum number of COVID-19 cases in the state, it said.
"The general public is advised to adhere to health advisories and travel advisories issued by the State Government," said the bulletin.