Appu Street has been barricaded since last afternoon and news going around is that a person who works for a private Tamil TV channel who resided at Shanthi Flats was taken for tests.
Unconfirmed reports said that he was part of the many staff of the channel who were tested positive the previous day.
Some residents of Appu Street said that the man’s wife was also taken for tests.
The TV channel staff is a resident of E block of Shanthi Flats which has 6 blocks of 96 apartments here.
Photo; Praba Karan