The Tamil Nadu government has declared holiday for classes LKG to 5th in view of the new coronavirus outbreak.
Tamil Nadu Government on Friday declared holiday for Kindergarten students across the state from March 16 to March 31 due to COVID-19 scare. Malls and theatres have also been shut in 16 districts of the state.
In seven districts -- Nilgiris, Coimbatore, Tiruppur, Kanyakumari, Theni, Tirunelveli and Tenkasi -- that border Kerala, holiday has been declared for students from KG to 5th standard will be closed. The government issued a notification late on Friday asking schools to follow the instructions. The classes will be closed till March 31. The leave will be applicable to play schools too.