Stalin starts tour of 5 districts, warns partymen

Chennai: Chief Minister M K Stalin today morning started a two-day tour of five districts – Salem, Tirupur, Coimbatore, Madurai and Trichy.

This is the first official tour Stalin is undertaking after taking over as Chief Minister early this month.

Since this would be an official tour to review pandemic related efforts of the government, Stalin said in a statement that he would not be in a position to meet party workers. He urged them not to try to meet or greet him.

Stalin, who is also the DMK president, appealed to cadres to not make attempts to meet him during his two-day tour or at the places of his stay.

DMK workers should engage themselves in ‘Ondrinaivom Va’ activities aimed at fulfilling the needs of the people, he said.

Also, party workers and functionaries must avoid putting up banners or party flags to welcome him to their respecive regions, Stalin said.

The CM said he would be reviewing coronavirus related government measures in Salem, Tirupur, Coimbatore, Madurai and Tiruchirappalli from 20 to 21 May.


NT Bureau