The Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Edappadi K Palaniswami annnounced that 4 districts in the state will ingest a “maximised restricted lockdown” where only essential service movement will be allowed. The 4 districts are in Chennai, Thiruvallur, Chengaalpet and Kancheepuram from 19th to 30th of June. Grocery shops, takeaways and other shops who sells essential items will be allowed to remain open between 6 am to 2 pm during the new complete lockdown.
People who drive their own vehicles can only travel within 2 km of their house and banks will open only on June 29 and June 30. E-passes will be issued for poeple only for weddings, deaths and medical emergencies.