Tamil Nadu extends lockdown

The tamil nadu authorities on saturday extended the lockdown via another week, until 6am on june 14, with some relaxations in a bid to diminish growing covid-19 cases within the country. However, the restrictions will not be eased in eleven districts in tamil nadu, which preserve to look excessive wide variety of cases of the coronavirus disorder. The eleven districts are coimbatore, nilgiris, tiruppur, erode, salem, karur, namakkal, thanjavur, thiruvarur, nagapattinam and mayiladuthurai.


Consequently, the tamil nadu government has prolonged the total lockdown until 6am, june 14th, with new relaxations. The country will witness the below listing of relaxations from 6am on 7th june, monday. The new set of district-specific hints had been issued preserving in thoughts 11 hotspot districts and the relaxation of tamil nadu.

Relaxations for the Districts

personal protection provider businesses and offerings together with housekeeping in workplaces, homes and residences could be allowed with e-registration.

Self-hired humans along with electricians, plumbers, computer and gadget restore technicians (motor technicians) and carpenters could be allowed to paintings with e-registration from 6.00 am to 5.00 pm.

shops selling electrical goods, bulbs, cables, switches and wires can be allowed to perform from 6.00 am to five.00 pm.

bicycle and motorcycle repair shops (no longer income stores simplest) might be allowed to function from 6.00 am to 5.00 pm.

hardware stores might be allowed to perform from 6.00 am to 5.00 pm.

car elements income stores could be allowed to operate from 6.00 am to 5.00 pm. Shops promoting textbooks and stationery may be allowed to operate from 6.00 am to five.00 pm.

automobile restore facilities of vehicle vendors best (now not sales stores) might be allowed to function from 6.00 am to 5.00 pm.

Cm stalin additionally said the government’s scheme of promoting veggies and culmination to the general public through mobile automobiles has been nicely obtained through the general public and could remain carried out. He asked most of the people to visit shops close to their homes to buy items and avoid going to the shops on -wheelers and four-wheelers.

What is closed to visitors/attendees?

The government has put a strict ban on:

  • Non-essential inter-district and intra-district vehicular movement (including public transport).
  • Places of worship.
  • Tourist places, beaches, monuments, parks and botanical gardens.
  • All shops, including provision and grocery stores and meat stalls, would remain closed.
  • TASMAC retail liquor shops.
  • Beauty parlours, salons and spas.
  • Recreation clubs, swimming pools, all bars, auditoriums, entertainment parks, meeting halls.
  • Retail sales in Koyambedu and other wholesale market premises.
  • All social, political, sports, recreational, educational and cultural events would not be allowed to be held in either indoor spaces or outdoor.
  • All private offices, including IT and ITES, would remain closed. Employees can work from home.
  • Tourist hubs such as the Nilgiris and Kodaikanal.
  • Summer camps.
  • Tea shops and platform vendors
  • Ration shops