Covid-19: Tamil Nadu witnesses steep rise in cases
All the 110 new active cases were linked to the 3-day Tablighi Jamaat conference at the Markaz Nizamuddin mosque which was attended by around 1,500 people from the state.
Tamil Nadu: Tangedco suffers 1,260 crore loss because of lockdown
At present, only one or two thermal units of Tangedco run because power demand has dropped. The peak demand on Monday night was only 11,000MW.
Covid-19 scare: Tamil Nadu village quarantined after 21 positive cases reported
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Tamil Nadu reports 57 Covid-19 positive cases; biggest single-day jump
This brings the total number of cases in the state to 124, putting Tamil Nadu behind Maharashtra and Kerala in terms of the total number of positive cases. Of the 57 cases, 50 were people who had attended the religious congregation in Delhi’s Nizamuddin area, Tamil Nadu Health Secretary, Dr Beela Rajesh said.
PM Modi to hold video conf with state CMs on Thursday
This will be the second such interaction in less than two weeks on the critical issue of the COVID-19 outbreak and related matters, and the first after the Central government imposed a 21-day nationwide lockdown from March 25. The last interaction took place on March 20.
Coronavirus: Huge traffic jam at Chennai flyover despite India lockdown
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Two more coronavirus positive cases in Tamil Nadu
While a 42-year-old man, a resident of Kumbakonam, had arrived here from the West Indies, the other, a 49-year-old. had come to the city from the United Kingdom.
Six more positive cases in Tamil Nadu, tally jumps to 35
Of them, five people contracted the infection through contact with those tested positive for the coronavirus.
Tamil Nadu CM writes to PM Modi, seeks fund to combat COVID-19
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Tamil Nadu asks private banks, financial institutions to stop loan collection
But lenders say that they had anyway stopped doing so after the Coronavirus outbreak crippled economic activity and look forward to guidelines from the regulator in formalising a structure on how to go about doing business once the dust settles. The advisory from Tamil Nadu CM had initially stumped lenders. It directed them not to collect ``daily/weekly/monthly installments.’
A day’s relaxation in lockdown helps Karnataka
Two days after the Janata Curfew on March 22, as police tightened their grip on people’s movements, Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa gave a one-time relaxation for people to leave Bengaluru for their native places.
Enforce coronavirus lockdown strictly in Tamil Nadu, PM Modi tells CM Palaniswami
In a telephonic conversation, Modi said prohibitory orders under section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code and social distancing should be rigidly enforced. The Prime Minister sought to know from the Chief Minister about the coronavirus preventive measures undertaken by various government departments in the state, an official release said.
Class 1-9 students will be promoted in Tamil Nadu: CM
Considering the welfare of students, who could not sit for their annual examinations due to closure of schools, Palaniswami said he ordered the School Education Department to announce promotion of all students from first to ninth standard.
Coronavirus: Tata Chemicals shuts operations in Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu
"The company has shut down its manufacturing operations located at Mambattu-Nellore in Andhra Pradesh, Sriperumbudur and Cuddalore (Tamil Nadu) and scaled down its operations at Mithapur in Gujarat for the production of soda ash and cement," it said.
Two-and-a-half-year-old kid moved by PM's speech, donates all her piggy bank money
The child was so moved by the current situation caused by the spread of the virus that she made an instant announcement to contribute her savings to the Prime Minister's fund. She got her father's permission to break the 'hundi' and the parents counted the amount saved by the tiny-tot, which was around Rs 4,400.
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