Lockdown announced in 4 districts of Tamil Nadu from June 19-30

Lockdown announced in 4 districts of Tamil Nadu from June 19-30

A complete lockdown will be imposed in four districts of Tamil Nadu -- Chennai, Chengalpattu, Thiruvallur and Kanchipuram -- from June 19 to June 30.

>> However, relaxations will be provided for essential services.

>> Rental cabs and auto rickshaws will not be allowed during the period but can ply for emergency.

>> 33 per cent work force in government offices.

>> Government staffs in containment zones, not required to come to work.

>> Banks to work on June 29 and 30.

>> Grocery and vegetable stores to function from 6 am to 2 pm.

>> Hotels and restaurants can function from 6 am to 8 pm but can only sell parcel items.

>> Hospitals, Testing centers and labs and for medical related activities will be functioning.

>> Ration shops will be open between 8am and 2 pm.

>> Essential commodities shops and mobile shops to function between between 6 am and 2 pm.

>> People advised not to use vehicle and to buy things within 2 kms

>> Tea shops not allowed to open.

>> Electronic Media and print media exempted.

>> Care takers for old and differently abled will be allowed.

>> Amma canteen and community kitchen will function as usual.