Chennai: TASMAC, state-run alcohol shops, will not be open in Chennai on May 7, the Tamil Nadu Government said.
The Government order said the opening date will be announced later.
The state Government has announced on last Monday that the TASMAC will be open except the COVID-19 containment zones.
Prime Minister Modi has announced nationwide lockdown due to coronavirus outbreak.
It has been more than a month the shops have been closed.
In this scenario, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has allowed the opening of liquor shops in all red, green, and orange zones.
Tamil Nadu Government said firmly that alcohol shops will not be open.““`