Tamil Nadu health minister M. Subramaniam has said that lab to test Delta plus variant of the Corona virus will be set up in Chennai in 20 days.
After visiting the district hospital at Kanchipuram, the Minister told that the State Government was prepared to handle Covid third wave. He visited 43 children who were inmates of an orphanage at Kanchipuram taking treatment at the Government hospital. The minister said that the government had been able to handle the Covid crisis in the best way possible. He told that Tamil Nadu has nine thousand kilo literally of medical oxygen and 79 thousand beds presently. The Minister told that Eight thousand beds are kept ready in pediatric wards.