The extended lockdown with more relaxations have come into effect in Tamilnadu, following which TASMAC and tea shops have been reopened in 27 districts.
Tea shops will be allowed to open from 6-5 for take away in 27 districts in the state while sweet shops will be allowed to open from 8 to 5.
Construction companies can now operate with 50% capacity while IT firms can work at 20% capacity.
Parks and playgrounds will be reopened from 6 am to 9 am daily. Salons, spas and barbershops permitted to function till 5 pm without air-conditioning.
Taxis with three passengers, other than the driver, and autorickshaws with two passengers can ply with e-pass.
Private housekeeping services will be allowed with an e-pass, while electricians, plumbers, carpenters, motor technicians, and other self-employed persons will be allowed to function between 9 am and 5 pm with e-pass at their customers’ homes but they cannot open their shops.
The TN govt has allowed more relaxations in the Western belt comprising Coimbatore, Erode, Salem, Karur and seven other districts.