Radhakrishnan on job, measures to be intensified to control corona

J Radhakrishnan, who was today appointed as the Tamilnadu Health Secretary by replacing Beela Rajesh, has said measures are being intensified to curb the spread of Covid-19 in the State. Continue Reading

Reopening of mosques may be delayed: Prince of Arcot to govt

Prince of Arcot, Nawab Mohammed Abdul Ali said, “let us wait and watch the prevailing condition of the spreading of the coronavirus for a month and decide on the reopening of mosques since the virus is rapidly spreading in the city of Chennai, compared to the other districts in the State.” Continue Reading

TN govt implements stringent measures to tide over Corona financial crisis

With a view to tide over the financial crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and the subsequent lockdown, the Tamilnadu government today ordered massive cuts in expenditure, while stopping Leave Travel Concession (LTC) to all its staffs and teachers for the current fiscal. Continue Reading

Measures in Koyambedu only after Central team’s observation?

The recent intensified coronavirus prevention measures at Koyambedu wholesale market was only after the Central team’s observation, sources said. Continue Reading

TN CM forms special team to attract investments from other countries

With business establishments reportedly deciding to vacate a few countries due to coronavirus impact, the Tamilnadu government is planning to make use of the ‘opportunity’. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu Cabinet meet to take final decision on lockdown

Hours after a video conference meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, which started this morning, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami will chair a meeting of Tamilnadu Cabinet this evening, to take final call on extension of lockdown in the State. Continue Reading

TN CM video conferences with docs, Cabinet meet Saturday

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today chaired a meeting via video conferencing from the Secretariat with 19 medical teams deployed to control the spread of coronavirus. Continue Reading

TN govt withdraws move to shut primary schools

The Tamilnadu government today withdrew its decision to declare holiday till 31 March for pre kindergarten, LKG and UKG classes in public and private institutions in view of the coronavirus scare. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu’s economy blooming, thanks to CM’s steps

Despite the recent economic crisis, Tamilnadu has managed to attract several crores of rupees worth foreign investments to the State in the past few months, thanks to proactive steps by the government led by Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami. Continue Reading