Addressing the nation for the second time in less than a week, Prime Minister Narendra Modi called for a nationwide lockdown starting midnight to contain the novel coronavirus . The duration of the lockdown will be 21 days, added Modi. Explaining the reason behind this major step, Modi said that it was necessitated due the severity of the situation.
India celebrates Shaheed Diwas or Martyrs’ Day every year on March 23 and January 30 to remember the brave hearts, Bhagat Singh, Shivaram Rajguru and Sukhdev Thapar, who sacrificed their lives for the goal of attaining freedom for their country are paid tribute on these days. Martyr Bhagat Singh also taught us three things that can help us to fight against Coroanvirus.
In a major attempt to contain the rapidly spreading coronavirus outbreak in India, several states announced they will be imposing lockdown till March 31. In some of these states the lockdown is state-wide while in others only the districts that have reported novel coronavirus cases have been put under lockdown.
Singer Kanika Kapoor, who returned to India from a visit to Britain about 10 days ago, has tested positive for Coronavirus. On reaching Lucknow, Kanika attended a lavish party with her friends and family at a five-star hotel in Lucknow. The party was hosted by top interior designer Adil Ahmed, nephew of Akbar Ahmed Dumpy.
On March 19 Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation on the coronavirus crisis that has gripped India. PM has called for a "Janata curfew" on March 22, saying all citizens must stay in their houses from 7 am to 9 pm to try and check the spread of the deadly virus. The Prime Minister also cautioned citizens against hoarding and panic-buying, confirming that the supply of essentials like milk, medications, and food would be preserved. In this segment of DNA watch- Coronavirus के ख़िलाफ़ भारत की 'संकल्प शक्ति' का विश्लेषण | PM Modi का भारतवासियों से 9 आग्रह | COVID-19 | Janta Curfew