Lockdown with relaxations come into effect in TN

The extended lockdown with relaxations has come into effect in Tamilnadu from this morning, as the Tamilnadu government on Saturday announced extension of lockdown by one more week from 7 to 14 June, with more relaxations. Continue Reading

Lockdown restrictions to be relaxed in Chennai and neighbouring districts

Chief Minister M K Stalin, on Wednesday, held a meeting with officials to discuss the implementation of lockdown and its extension past 7 June. Continue Reading

Covid cases: 6 districts add to TN’s worries

Coimbatore, Tirupur, Madurai, Tiruchirappalli, Salem and Erode are the districts where Covid spread is currently not under control to the required extent. Continue Reading

Lockdown extension: Stalin to hold meeting with officials today

Amid speculations that lockdown would be extended in Tamilnadu, Chief Minister M K Stalin will today chair a high level meet with officials to discuss the issue. Continue Reading

All hell breaks lose ahead of lockdown in TN

With the Tamilnadu government announcing one week total and complete lockdown from tomorrow, there was a fear of markets turning ‘super spreaders’ as a large number of people the markets and grocery stores to stock up essentials on Sunday. Continue Reading

4,000 mobile shops in Chennai to sell vegetables, fruits

As total lockdown came into effect this morning in Tamilnadu to curb the spread of Covid-19, the State government has made arrangements for sale of vegetables and fruits through the horticulture department in about 4,000 mobile vehicles in Chennai city and in all districts in coordination with the local bodies. Continue Reading

Lockdown to be extended in TN till May end?

A decision on whether to extend the two-week lockdown in Tamilnadu or not do so would be taken by Chief Minister M K Stalin after his meetings with a committee of experts and a panel of all-party legislators today. Continue Reading