Chennai: After Maharashtra, now a person from Madurai in Tamil Nadu has died due to infection of ‘Delta Plus’ variant of Corona. This is the first case of death due to delta variant infection in the state. The state health department gave this information. Tamil Nadu Welfare Minister M Subramanian said that three new cases of ‘Delta Plus’ variant were reported, out of which two have become infection free.
first death due to delta plus variant in Maharashtra
A day ago, the first case of death due to delta plus variant was reported in Maharashtra. An 80-year-old elderly woman died due to infection in Ratnagiri. Health Minister Rajesh Tope said, an 80-year-old patient from Ratnagiri has died due to delta plus variant of Kovid-19 infection. At present there are about 21 cases in the state. Of these, Ratnagiri has the highest (9), followed by Jalgaon (7), Mumbai (2) and one each in Thane, Palghar and Sindhudurg districts. Along with these districts, a high alert has been issued in the rest of the state as well.