Tamil Nadu lockdown

COVID-19: Full lockdown to be in force in Tamil Nadu for two weeks from May 10 

All shops will remain open this Saturday and Sunday from 6 am to 9 pm to help people prepare for the lockdown, the CM said.

published on : 8th May 2021

Current COVID wave is like a 'tsunami,' says Tamil Nadu official as state nears peak

Through all efforts were being taken by authorities, full public cooperation is needed to tackle the pandemic of such huge proportions, he told reporters.

published on : 29th April 2021

Consider complete lockdown for two days on May 1 and 2: HC to Tamil Nadu and Puducherry

On these two days, movement of vehicles used in connection with votes counting and emergency services alone shall be allowed.

published on : 26th April 2021

COVID-19: Is Tamil Nadu staring at another spell of reverse migration?

Scores of workers from northern States were on Monday seen waiting outside Chennai’s Central railway station with heaps of luggage.

published on : 20th April 2021

Tamil Nadu: Protests against cutback on temple festivals amid COVID-19 surge

In Tirunelveli, artists urged government to limit the attendance cap for festivals instead of banning the programmes. 

published on : 13th April 2021

Migrants' exodus, scale-up testing: A look at Covid situation in Tamil Nadu districts

Coimbatore SIDCO Industrial Estate Manufacturers Welfare Association (COSIEMA) has called on the government to ensure that lockdown is not enforced, as fears remain among migrant workers.

published on : 11th April 2021

TN announces stricter COVID curbs from April 10: Here's what's allowed and what's not

Only 50 percent customers will be allowed in shopping malls, showrooms,  entertainment and amusement parks, restaurants, cinema theatres and multiplexes.

published on : 8th April 2021

Tamil Nadu extends COVID-19 lockdown till April 30, to effectively implement test-track-treat protocol

Containment zones have to be 'demarcated' and prescribed containment measures should be implemented within such zones.

published on : 1st April 2021

COVID-19: Get ready to be locked down till March 31

Lack of masks, social distancing and spitting in public places will be punishable with fine.

published on : 1st March 2021

Tamil Nadu extends lockdown till March 31, offices asked to stagger work hours

The second phase of vaccination will begin from Mondy in the state, with people over the age of 60, and those over 45 but with co-morbidities, in line to get the shot

published on : 1st March 2021

Madurai: Death of destitutes down due to COVID-19 lockdown?

The number of unknown deaths at Government Rajaji Hospital recorded a five-year-low last year.

published on : 4th February 2021

Tamil Nadu govt extends lockdown with relaxations till February 28: Here's what's allowed

Colleges and schools for Class 9 and 11 will resume from February 8. 100% seating capacity in cinema halls from February 1.

published on : 31st January 2021

COVID-19 woes: Tamil Nadu tour guides still reeling under pandemic aftershock

The operators are mostly getting bookings for tour destinations to other States like Karnataka, Kerala in South and Jammu Kashmir in the North and the response for Tamil Nadu is still dull.

published on : 4th January 2021

Unlocking TN: Colleges to reopen on Dec 7, beaches and tourist places from Dec 14

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami said social, political and entertainment events would also be allowed in auditoriums from December 7.

published on : 30th November 2020

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
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