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Stay Home & Stay Safe.

Let's beat the Corona Virus Together

Kanyakumari District Collector request

"Covid Care Kanyakumari", is a portal for the benefit of the public in Kanyakumari District to easily locate nearby Covid Testing Centres, Covid Hospitals and Vaccination Centres. The public is requested to avail of the services and contact the control room which is opened 24 X 7 for any Covid related clarification

District Collector, Kanyakumari

Tele Counselling Centre

For the tele-consultation COVID-19 related queries

General public can reach us for

  • Emergency Covid assistance
  • Medical advice on Covid symptoms
  • Covid Testing centres
  • Covid Care centres
  • Covid Vaccination centres

Covid patients can call us for

  • Emergency Covid assistance
  • Medical advice on Covid symptoms
  • Covid Testing centres
  • Covid Care centres
  • Covid Vaccination centres

Lockdown Norms

Lockdown extended from June 14 to June 21 with some relaxations

  • IT/ITES sectors could function with 20% staff or a maximum of 10 persons attending office physically
  • State-run liquor outlets aka TASMAC shops would remain open between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m
  • Schools, colleges and universities would be allowed to undertake administrative and admission-related activities.
  • The sale and service of home appliances such as mixies, grinders and televisions would be allowed between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m.
  • salons, optician shops, service centres for home appliances, sale and service of mobile phones have been allowed to operate during specified timings from June 14.
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Norms for Home Quarantine

Standard recommendations to prevent infection spread include regular hand washing, covering mouth and nose when coughing and sneezing, thoroughly cooking meat and eggs. Avoid close contact with anyone showing symptoms of respiratory illness such as coughing and sneezing.

  • Stay in a well-ventilated single room for 14 days.
  • Wash your hands frequently with soap and water or use alcohol based hand sanitizer.
  • Always wear a face mask.
  • Maintain at least 1m distance from co-inhabitants and stay away from elderly people, pregnant women and children.
  • Do not share household items like clothes, food, utensils, etc.
  • Maintain proper hygiene.
  • Strictly avoid visitor at home.

About Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Corona viruses (CoV) are a large family of viruses that cause illness ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS-CoV).

Corona virus disease (COVID-19) is a new strain that was discovered in 2019 and has not been previously identified in humans.

On this website you can find information, guidance, preventive mechanisms taken by Tamil Nadu Government and current outbreak of corona virus disease (COVID-19) to be reported. Please visit this page for daily updates.

Coronavirus Symptoms

Common signs of infection include respiratory symptoms, fever, cough, shortness of breath and breathing difficulties. In more severe cases, infection can cause pneumonia, severe acute respiratory syndrome, kidney failure and even death.

Coronavirus Prevention

Standard recommendations to prevent infection spread include regular hand washing, covering mouth and nose when coughing and sneezing, thoroughly cooking meat and eggs. Avoid close contact with anyone showing symptoms of respiratory illness such as coughing and sneezing.

Tamil Nadu's war against Corona ...

If we unite we can fight against COVID-19.

Steps you can take to protect yourself from corona.

  • Wash your hands thoroughly for 20 seconds
  • Do not touch your face
  • Wear a mask
  • Avoid community meetings
  • Rub your hand with an alcohol-based cleanser
  • Avoid shaking hands to protect yourself and others

Set of Rules How to Wash your Hands

To protect ourselves from the corona, it is important to pay close attention to our personal hygiene. Doctors especially advise keeping hands clean. It is also recommended that you wash your hands for at least 20 seconds each time.