A lot of people waiting in the queues said they bought liquor at almost double the rates last year and wanted to avoid a similar situation this time.
Tamil Nadu Hotels Association President M Venkadasubbu told The New Indian Express that it is difficult to retain migrant workers with the new phase of restrictions announced by the state government
The study said 69 per cent of companies extended their payables to offset the effects of the pandemic on working capital.
The Chief Minister further said that he has been against lockdown earlier. "I think lockdown will not end coronavirus but it will stop its spread."
In view of the increasing number of COVID-19 cases, the Tamil Nadu government has banned the entry of visitors at major tourist spots like Ooty, Kodaikanal and Yercaud.
EVs are a rarity in India, where more than 300 million vehicles, most of them scooters and three-wheel motorized rickshaws, jam the highways.
The national capital on Sunday recorded the biggest jump in its daily COVID-19 tally with 25,462 fresh cases, while the positivity rate shot up to 29.74 per cent.
In smaller cities where the infection is less, the weekend curfew can be reduced to two to three days.
Meanwhile, Asian currencies were mostly weaker this Monday and could weigh on sentiments, the Reliance Securities' note said adding that 'the RBI could be present to curb volatility.'
According to officials of Shastri Market Shops Association, all the 120 shops owners have decided to keep their establishments closed till further decision is taken in this regard
The ministry said that vaccination services should be provided in a separate building/block in these hospitals that are distinctly separated from COVID centres.
Living through a lockdown doesn't mean you have to give up on your daily workout regime, suggested Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor.
Soha was last seen in the 2018 film 'Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster 3', a crime thriller film, directed by Tigmanshu Dhulia.
A high-level meeting is currently being chaired by the State Chief Secretary in this regard and the announcements, along with further restrictions, may come into force by Monday.
He also said that the Delhi government has sought the Centre's help in ensuring adequate beds and supply of oxygen for COVID-19 patients.