The federal government additionally prolonged the night time curfew and Sunday lockdowns till additional orders.
The Tamil Nadu authorities on Monday night introduced recent restrictions between four am on Might 6 to four am on Might 20, in its try to include the unfold of COVID-19.
All authorities and personal workplaces could be allowed to perform with a most of 50% workers, an official launch stated. It additionally restricted journey on rail and authorities and personal buses, on metro trains and on taxis to solely 50% of their respective capacities.
Aside from non air-conditioned provision and grocery shops, all different retailers wouldn’t be allowed to be perform. Solely 50% clients are to be allowed in provision and grocery retailers, which might be permitted to perform solely until 12 midday.
“There could be no bar on medical retailers and the availability of milk,” it stated. Solely take away service could be allowed in eating places and accommodations. “Tea retailers could be allowed to perform solely until 12 midday,” it stated.
Nonetheless, clients can’t be allowed to make use of the seating in eating places and tea retailers.
Markets and retailers promoting fish, rooster and different meat could be allowed to function solely on week days and that too solely between 6 am and 12 midday. They might not be allowed on Saturdays and Sundays.
Nonetheless, petrol, diesel and LPG provide would proceed uninterrupted.
The State authorities additionally imposed a ban on holding social, political, sports activities, leisure, instructional and cultural occasions in indoor auditoriums. Cinema halls would proceed to be shut.
Solely 20 individuals are permitted to participate in funerals and associated rituals. Earlier, 25 individuals had been permitted to participate in such occasions.
Along with the ban on working salons and spas in city areas inside Municipal Firms and Municipalities, the federal government has expanded it to salons and spas in rural areas.
The federal government additionally prolonged the night time curfew and Sunday lockdowns till additional orders. The federal government stated the recent restrictions had been being put in place attributable to “unavoidable circumstances.”