Tamil Nadu Lockdown

Tamil Nadu extends lockdown till October 31 with more relaxations; check details here

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami said the lockdown period has been extended based on the discussions with the District Collectors, Health Experts committee, and senior Ministers.

published on : 29th September 2020

Virus versus Venom: Snake catchers in Tamil Nadu face lockdown woes

With snakes slithering out and snake catchers locked in, the business of venom extraction was brought to a complete halt,denying the basic needs of livelihood to the Irula community.Naaz Ghani reports

published on : 29th September 2020

With their wings clipped, Tamil Nadu parents prefer state-run schools over private ones

The admissions to classes I, VI, and IX began at the government primary, middle, and high schools on August 17.

published on : 6th September 2020

Lockdown effect: Excessive drinking puts Tamil Nadu men in 'alcohol induced psychosis'

Left with no other option, several people had been abstinent from alcohol for a considerable period of time during the lockdown.

published on : 2nd September 2020

Unlock 4: Madurai's Meenakshi Amman temple opens after 165 days

Before entering the premises of the shrine, the temperatures of the people were checked and they were provided hand sanitiser.

published on : 1st September 2020

Plan to visit a mall or hotel in Tamil Nadu? Here's what the new normal looks like

After the government relaxed some restrictions and permitted shopping malls and hotels to function from Tuesday, many have come up with a detailed sanitation and safety regime to ensure a smooth run

published on : 31st August 2020

Intense lockdown shuts Tamil Nadu

Policemen could be seen warning those who ventured out on streets without any valid reason in several regions.

published on : 30th August 2020

Lockdown: These good hearts in Tiruchy open for the needy when all doors shut

Working under the banner of Nal Ullangal Trust, the alumnus of the college distribute lunch packets to 100 people on Sundays.

published on : 17th August 2020

Chennai residents urge Palaniswami government to subsidise power bills

Consumers lament that they faced severe hardships when forced to pay accumulated electricity bills during the lockdown period.

published on : 17th August 2020

Small places of worship in Chennai corporation area can reopen from Aug 10: CM

However, big places of worship including temples, mosques and churches across the State will remain closed until further announcements.

published on : 8th August 2020

Let school teachers assess number of children who need eggs amid lockdown: Madras High Court

"We are a welfare state. The issue of revenue will definitely arise for the state but children have to be provided with necessary nutrition as they are the future of the country," said the bench

published on : 3rd August 2020

Tamil Nadu Cricket Association gears up to reopen stadiums for training sessions

On Friday, the TNCA sent a letter to Chennai Corporation, requesting them to allow reopening the grounds, or at least the MA Chidambaram Stadium, for practice.

published on : 1st August 2020

Version 7.0: Tamil Nadu government extends COVID-19 lockdown till August 31

While dine-in services are allowed in 50 per cent of the seats in restaurants and tea shops between 6 am and 7 pm in Chennai, public worship is allowed in small places of worship for rest of state.

published on : 30th July 2020

Tamil Nadu teen scaling 'heights' too early to help family tide over crisis

Krishnaperumal, a class 11 student, took up the job as the income of his father — Balasubramanian, a crystal salt vendor — started seeing a decline.

published on : 28th July 2020

Despite dip in coal imports, Tangedco not worried as power demand drops due to lockdown

Sources told Express that the state has been able to generate enough power as commercial organisations, including malls, as well as Chennai Metro Rail are not functioning

published on : 27th July 2020
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