With an increase in the total number of COVID-19 Coronavirus positive people in Tamil Nadu [12 as of Monday], the state has ordered a complete lockdown which will go into effect starting 6 PM today.
Since the corona positive patients come from almost all districts of Tamil Nadu, a general panic prevails among the citizens of the southern state and those undergoing symptoms are advised to contact these helpline numbers. (shared by actor-musician G.V. Prakash)
It is worth mentioning here that CM Edapadi Palanisamy has announced that Section 144 of CrPC will be implemented across the state from March 24, 2020 till 6 AM of April 1, 2020 .
This means that all district borders and commercial complexes will remain closed during this period with the exception of shops selling milk, vegetables, provisions, mutton, chicken and fish.