Statement of the Honble Chief Minister on opening of schools, colleges and extension of lockdown till 15th February 2022 with certain relaxations
From February 1st 2022, the Tamil Nadu government has declared that schools would conduct off-line sessions for all students in classes 1 to 12. The Colleges will also be open from 1st February 2022 in accordance with Covid preventive guidelines. The restrictions on educational institutions that operate as Covid care centres remains in place, which means it will reopen on 01 February 2022. On February 1, playschools and nursery schools are not permitted to open.
Because the number of Covid cases is decreasing, the government has decided to relax the night curfew beginning January 28, 2022. The government has also withdrawn the entire lockdown on Sundays. The administration has also said that the ban on cultural festivals and political gatherings will remain in place. Hotels and bakeries will be permitted to open with a 50% client base. Theaters, multiplexes, gyms, clubs, and salons will be permitted to open with a capacity of 50%.