The municipal corporations of Chennai, Madurai and Coimbatore will enforce a total shutdown for four days starting 6 am on April 26 (Sunday) to 9 pm on April 29 (Wednesday). Similarly, the municipal corporations of Salem and Tiruppur will enforce a total shutdown for three days starting 6 am on April 26 (Sunday) to 9 pm on April 28 (Tuesday).
Small shops which sell vegetables and fruits will not be allowed to function in these areas between April 26 and April 28/29. Groceries, vegetables and fruits will be available in the mobile shops that have already been arranged by the city corporations in the state.
All other shops and supermarkets which were permitted to function earlier will not be allowed to function. Wholesale vegetable and fruits market, like Koyambedu, however, can operate.