Similarly, 872 streets in the city have active cases at present, while last month the numbers were up to 1,068 streets. The number of clusters with over five cases have also reduced.
Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) Chief Commissioner Gaurav Gupta on Monday said that the formation and rise in clusters in nursing colleges and hostels in the city is becoming a worry.
This platform will provide early warning signs through waste water surveillance to help identify, track and start early initiatives to control the spread.
The faculty of colleges in Chennai want the government to hold the managements of their institutions responsible for reporting Covid-19 cases and contact tracing on campus.