As per the health department of Tamilnadu 1288 new covid -19 infections were recorded on Wednesday , pushing the TamilNadu tally to 35,48,195. It includes a returnee from New Delhi. A medical bulletin said that a 61 – year old man from Krishnagiri died at Government hospital due to Covid positive. The death toll has been increased to 38,033. In the last 24 hours around 1691 people have recovered from the virus. There are now 11,392 active cases. New cases were reported in three districts . In Chennai it’s adding 283 cases, Coimbatore 128, chengalpet 115. Other districts too have cases. There are only three cases in each Perambalur, Ramanathapuram and Tirupathur districts. Chennai is topping with 3,848 active infections. The overall covid cases is 7,83,525. A total of 31,196 samples were tested in the last 24 hours, pushing the cumulative number of tests so far to 6,82,33,754, the health bulletin said. The deceased man from Krishnagiri was undergoing hypertension , Type – 2 diabetes and artery disease. On August 1st it is with complaints of fever, cough and difficulty in breathing he was admitted to Dharmapuri Government Hospital.