It is almost three weeks since the State government granted permission for resumption of dining services. But most restaurants in Tiruchi are still confining their business to takeaways due to shortage of labour and poor patronage.
When the Central and State governments clamped total lockdown on March 23 to stop the spread of infection, there was no blanket ban on restaurants.
The State government allowed restaurants to continue with takeaways keeping in mind stranded travellers and those who regularly eat out.
(source : The Hindu)