TN extends curfew till 5 am
Tamil Nadu

TN extends curfew till 5 am


The Tamil Nadu Government on Sunday extended the janata curfew till 5 am on Monday.Simultaneously, the Southern Railway suspended suburban services in Chennai till March 31.

This was in line with the decision of the Indian Railways to suspend till month-end all long distance express and super express train services.Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call was a janata or people' s curfew from 7 a.m till 9 pm on Sunday . It was because the Coronavirus virus survives for 14 hours and if all people are shut up that long it will break the chain and contain it's further spread.The Tamil Nadu Government appealed to the people to observe the extension of the curfew.