Declare holiday on April 6 to enable voting, TN industries told


The Tamil Nadu government on Monday warned industries, business and commercial establishments, and government companies of action if they do not declare Tuesday as a holiday so that people can vote.

Assembly elections in Tamil Nadu will be held on Tuesday and about 6.26 crore voters are expected to exercise their right to franchise.

In a statement issued here, the state Labour Commissioner said that industrial/business/commercial establishments should declare Tuesday as a paid holiday so that workers and employees can vote in the elections.