Today evening at 8 pm, Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi announces a lockdown from March 24, midnight, at 12:00 am due to Covid-19 pandemic.
PM said the 21 days lockdown period is very important for you and your family. Take care of yourself and your loved ones. Follow the law and let us go ahead with hope of victory. I believe that every Indian will not only successfully tackle this challenge but also emerge victorious in this time of crisis added PM.
The only way to protect us from Coronavirus is not to cross the Lakshman Rekha of our homes said PM Modi.
Central government has made allocation of Rs 15,000 crores to combat the situation, to prepare isolation ward, to purchase kits, to purchase ventilators etc.
PM Modi also appreciated efforts of medical staff who served fellowmen in during crisis.