Tamil Nadu lockdown | Closure of shops at 10 am, e-pass for inter-district travel: TN issues fresh set of COVID-19 restrictions

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Chennai: The Tamil Nadu authorities, on Friday, imposed a recent set of restrictions to regulate the unfold of COVID-19 within the state. In line with the brand new restrictions, vegetable and grocery outlets and departmental shops can be allowed to perform solely until 10 am. Beforehand, they have been allowed to stay open until 12 midday.

Apart from, e-commerce web sites and different important supply platforms can even be allowed to stay practical until 10 am. The state authorities has made e-registration necessary for inter-district passengers and reiterated that the weekend lockdown and night-curfew will proceed within the southern state. 

Additional, fish and meat outlets in Chennai have been requested to relocate to keep away from crowding at these locations. Platform outlets promoting tea, fruits, flowers have been banned until additional orders, in keeping with the brand new orders. 

Tamil Nadu studies 31,892 new COVID-19 circumstances

As reported elsewhere by Occasions Now, Tamil Nadu, on Friday reported 31,892 new COVID-19 circumstances. 6538/ 31,892 circumstances have been recorded in Chennai.

In line with the well being division, 1,53,363 individuals have been examined immediately. 20,037 sufferers have been discharged and 288 new deaths have been reported. With immediately’s tally, the full variety of circumstances in Tamil Nadu has touched 15,31,377. 13,18,982 individuals have been discharged 17,056 deaths have been reported thus far.

Many states together with Kerala, Maharashtra and others have prolonged COVID-19 restrictions with a purpose to curb the unfold of the lethal illness inside their respective jurisdictions. Earlier immediately, PM Narendra Modi warned that COVID-19 is spreading in rural areas and urged individuals to comply with norms to arrest its unfold. 

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