Three Days TASMAC Shop Holiday in Chennai
TASMAC Shops Closed For Three Days on January 2018 in Tamilnadu. An official information from district collector of Chennai, V. Anbuselvan orders the TASMAC shop and bars are to be closed for three days in the month of January 2018.
Bars and TASMAC shops were closed on 15, 26 and 31 January 2018 by the Government run shops of liquor, directed to the Thiruvalluvar day, Republic day and the Vallalar Ninaivu Naal respectively.
According to the Collector statement clearly mentioned that announcement violation will face strict action against shops that fails to follow directed orders.
Greater Chennai Corporation ordered a closure of meat shops on Thiruvalluvar Day refraining the city from slaughtering animals. This rule is said to be applicable for the supermarkets and the commercial complexes selling processed meats.
This government is highly criticized as its indirectly violates freedom of food selection and cultural traditions by general public. There are many meat associations will open their shops on Thiruvalluvar Day denying governor’s order which is one of the main reason for state’s ban on meat selling on Thiruvalluvar day.