Lockdown relaxation: Stalin to chair high-level meet

With the ongoing lockdown coming to an end 14 June, Chief Minister M K Stalin will today chair a high-level meet to decide on granting more relaxations. Continue Reading

CM to spell out decision on more relaxations in TN today

A couple of days after holding discussions with District Collectors and healthcare experts, Tamilnadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami is expected to announce his decision on further relaxating lockdown norms. Continue Reading

After 5 months, intra-State, bus, train, Chennai Metro services resume in TN

In line with Tamilnadu Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami’s announcement as part of Unlock 4.0 measures, intra-state public transport, train and Chennai Metro Rail services began operations from today. Continue Reading

As TN’s Covid tally crosses 4.5 lakh, Health officials say real challenge has started

With Tamilnadu posting around 6,000 Covid-19 cases on a daily basis and with the total number of infections crossing 4.5 lakh on Friday evening, Health department officials of the State say they hope to control the spread in the next couple of weeks. Continue Reading

After 5 months, MTC buses ply on Chennai roads, temples, parks open

Tamilnadu, especially Chennai, is almost back to pre-Covid days from this morning. After five months, MTC buses were seen on city roads, all temples and other places of worship allowed devotees and parks welcomed morning walkers. Continue Reading

Lockdown extension: What’s allowed and what’s not in TN till 30 September?

Amid rise in coronavirus cases, the Tamilnadu government on Sunday evening announced extension of lockdown till 30 September, while announcing several relaxations, that included cancellation of e-pass system, opening of all temples and places of worship, operation of public transport and Chennai Metro Train services from 1 September. Continue Reading

Lockdown 7.0: New normal life continues with more relaxations in TN

As coronavirus cases inched closer to 2.5 lakh mark in Tamilnadu, including about one lakh in Chennai alone, Lockdown 7.0 began in the State today with more relaxations. Continue Reading

TN plans to ease lockdown restrictions, CM holds meeting

With 23 districts reporting zero Covid-19 cases from 22 April and with the number of recoveries constantly overtaking that of the affected persons on a daily basis, the Tamilnadu government, at last, is planning staggered exit from the lockdown that is in place from the last week of March. Continue Reading