Prime Minister Narendra Modi today addressed the nation. He has announced that India will under lock down for another 21 days which means until April 14th. The Coronavirus effect is showing a high impact on the nation. As of now, there are 511 positive cases in the country and the number is expected to rise high in the coming days.
Only emergency services will be in functioning. Dairy, Medical, Groceries and Vegetables can be opened and other essential services can function. The prime minister asked the people to stay at home for 21 days starting from this midnight. He added that only staying home will help the country to save from the virus.
Corona positive cases in India is touching 500 and it is feared that the number is going to be increased exponentially from here. So PM has no option but to extend the lock down period. We already know that on March 22nd, PM has announced lock down until March 31st. Now it is to be continued till April 14th. Modi also said that although the nation encounters a huge loss financially, he took the decision of lockdown only to save the lives of each and every citizen of the country.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) March 24, 2020