scorecardresearch
Follow Us:
Monday, May 16, 2022

Shops, retail outlets in Tamil Nadu allowed to function till 10 pm

Shops are presently allowed to remain open till 9 pm.

By: PTI | Chennai |
Updated: October 22, 2020 8:18:11 am
Tamil nadu economy, Tamil Nadu urban Job, Tamil Nadu government, TN coronavirus, Covid impact on economy, Covid lockdown impact, TN news, Indian expressA man draws circle to maintain social distancing near a shop in Chennai. (File/ANI)

All shops, restaurants and commercial complexes in Tamil Nadu would be allowed to function till 10 pm from Thursday in view of the coming festive season and to facilitate further economic recovery, Chief Minister K Palaniswami said, easing coronavirus-induced curbs further.

Barring shops located in full containment zones, all others could function up to10 pm by following the Standard Operating Procedure to prevent the spread of Covid-19, Palaniswami said in an official release on Wednesday.

Shops are presently allowed to remain open till 9 pm.

Considering the upcoming festival season, and the necessity of facilitating further economic recovery, “vegetable shops, groceries, restaurants, and all shops including tea stalls and commercial complexes are permitted to function till 10 pm from October 22,” the Chief Minister said.

Best of Express Premium

ExplainSpeaking: Why Govt of India is wrong to claim inflation hit the ri...Premium
Bhupinder Singh Hooda at Idea Exchange: The only way out is to fight for ...Premium
Vistara could merge with Air India, decision likely by end of 2023Premium
Expert Explains: How to protect yourself from heat-related illnessPremium

For all the latest Chennai News, download Indian Express App.

  • Newsguard
  • The Indian Express website has been rated GREEN for its credibility and trustworthiness by Newsguard, a global service that rates news sources for their journalistic standards.
  • Newsguard
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement