Earlier, e-passes were approved after intense scrutiny by the district administration or Chennai Corporation officials only for three reasons -- marriages, funerals and medical emergencies
Meanwhile, government authorities have been instructed to issue e-passes to all applicants if proper documents are provided
We contacted a driver from Tambaram to take us to Madurai.
Owing to this, essential services are likely to get disrupted in a few parts of the city
Though e-passes were mandatory to enter Chennai, until Tuesday the police were not strictly enforcing it and allowed officegoers and workers if they showed their identity cards
Taking to Twitter, the the chief minister said those willing to move out of Odisha can log on to covid.odisha.gov.in and apply for the pass.