TN govt allows schools, cinema theatres to reopen

Chennai: Easing curbs further, the Tamil Nadu government on Saturday allowed schools, colleges, cinemas, zoos, and amusement parks to reopen from next month by following standard operating procedures.

Suburban train services, according to the central government's decision, are 'allowed' to resume.

Schools, all colleges, research, and other educational institutions, and hostels would be allowed to open from November 16, Chief Minister K. Palaniswami said in an official release.

As regards schools, classes for standards 9-12 alone shall be conducted, he said.

Using up to 50 per cent seats, cinema theatres, multiplexes, zoos, and amusement parks shall resume functioning from November 10. Asianet Online