Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi has today announced a 21 day total lockdown to prevent the rapid spread of covid-19. The Prime Minister made this revelations during his address to the Indians. There will be a total ban on venturing out of your homes” Mr. Modi said.
By converging around shops, you are risking the spread of COVID-19.
No panic buying please.
Please stay indoors.
I repeat- Centre and State Governments will ensure all essentials are available. https://t.co/bX00az1h7l
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) March 24, 2020
He therefore gave about 1.3million Indians a maximum of four hours notice before making the announcement. India’s lockdown is so far considering the population of India. He noted that its either you stay home or risk inviting the pandemic into their homes.
According to the prime minister, Billions are available to cater for Indians in their various homes. And has repeatedly assured them of safety and all necessary provisions. Indis has so far reported about 482 cases
Kelvin M. Ashong Twitter @Mawunya_