Following demands from the Tamil film fraternity, the State government on Thursday granted permission for shoot of Tamil TV serials, but with restrictions. “Indoor shooting can be carried out in sets or in houses but not in containment zones. Outdoor shooting is allowed only in rural areas outside containment zones,” the order stated.
- Public should not be allowed to view shooting and the spot should be sanitised before & after completion of shooting
- Artistes and technicians should follow social distancing and wear masks, which shouldn’t be removed even during breaks
- Crew members should periodically clean their hands using sanitisers and none with COVID symptoms should be allowed to enter the sets
- Permission of Chennai Corporation Commissioner or Collectors should be obtained before commencing shooting
- Not more than 20 people, including actors, will be allowed in the shooting spot