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To contain coronavirus spread, this state extends coronavirus lockdown

By Rajan Nath -- March 31, 2021 2:03 pm -- Updated:Feb 15, 2021

Tamil Nadu Coronavirus Lockdown News: In an order to contain the spread of coronavirus cases, the Tamil Nadu government on Wednesday extended the coronavirus-related restrictions till April 30 including the state-wide lockdown under the Disaster Management Act, 2005.

The government also issued guidelines to implement the "Test-Track-Treat" (TTT) protocol as advised by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on March 23.

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Tamil Nadu Coronavirus Lockdown News: Tamil Nadu government has extended coronavirus lockdown till April 30.

Thus, all international travel, except for purposes permitted by the MHA, would remain prohibited.

Tamil Nadu government also mentioned that the new positive coronavirus cases spotted due to intensive testing would be isolated or quarantined.

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Tamil Nadu Coronavirus Lockdown News: Tamil Nadu government has extended coronavirus lockdown till April 30.

All you need to know about the news of coronavirus lockdown in Tamil Nadu and the restrictions imposed in the state.

  • Only essential activities would be allowed
  • Strict perimeter control
  • Intensive house-to-house surveillance
  • Surveillance for influenza-like illness (ILI) and severe acute respiratory infections (SARI)
  • Local authorities should be responsible to ensure that the prescribed containment measures are strictly followed

Tamil Nadu Coronavirus Lockdown News: Tamil Nadu government has extended coronavirus lockdown till April 30.

The District Administration has been asked to ensure strict enforcement of wearing face masks, hand hygiene, and social distancing.

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