Tamil Nadu Govt bans public and private events for Pongal due to COVID

Chennai, Janu 07: Amidst the rising number of COVID-19 cases, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin has denied permission for Pongal-related cultural functions and gatherings across the State.
“All Government and private events for ‘Pongal’ harvest celebration and related cultural shows would be postponed”, announced the CM. CM Stalin has also denied permission to devotees in places of worship on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.