Lockdown extended in TN till Aug 31

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today announced that the lockdown to check the spread of Covid-19 in Tamilnadu will be extended till August 31.

In a statement after chairing a meeting of medical experts, he said complete shutdown will be implemented in all Sundays during August.

He also said private companies in Chennai will be allowed to function with 75 per cent staff from August 1.