Prime minister Narendra Modi while addressing the nation on 24th March, announced that the country of 1.25 billion people would undergo complete lockdown. From midnight tonight, a countrywide lockdown is imposed.
Pm Modi also mentioned that the developed country with well equipped medical facilities to handle severe medical conditions has failed in controlling the corona pandemic. We as s a nation must learn from their mistakes, and we should also learn from countries manages to control the pandemic transmission. He said that people of those nations avoided movement, and they locked themselves for many days resulting in which they managed to control the outspread of the virus. The lockdown is not less than the curfew, so people must obey the orders of the center and state government. Any unnecessary movement will result in legal and strict action.
Pray for people who are working to sanitise your society & neigbourhoods, roads&public places to ensure complete eradication of the virus. You must also think about the media persons who are working 24 hours, by staying on roads & going to hospitals, to give you correct info: PM https://t.co/Hv0NVigcPv— ANI (@ANI) March 24, 2020
The Prime minister also announced the allotment of Rs 15,000 crore for coronavirus testing facilities, PPES, ICUS, Ventilators, and training medical workers. Stay tuned for more such updates.