Chennai, April 7: As many as 63 more Tablighi Jamaat returness in Tamil Nadu tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday.
In the state , the total number of COVID-19 positive cases on Monday touched 690, with 637 of them being returnees of the Delhi meet and their contacts.
Of the 69 cases reported today, at least 63 had attended Tablighi Jamaat event in Delhi, which has become the country’s major hotspot for the deadly virus spread.
On the other hand, 12 new positive coronavirus cases were confirmed, taking the total number of affected in the state to 175 in Karnataka, the Health department said. Among the 12, four had attended the Tablighi Jamaat congregation from March 13-18.