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New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday announced a complete lockdown in the entire country to curb the rising graph of the deadly pandemic coronavirus COVID-19. Addressing the nation for the second time in a week, PM Modi said, “From 12 am of March 24 entire country will be on complete lockdown for three weeks (21 days) due to COVID-19,” said PM Modi.
The 21-day lockdown is from March 24 midnight to April 14 midnight. He added that the lockdown is in a way curfew and would be more stringent than Janata curfew.
“Coronavirus has made many powerful countries helpless; challenges are increasing despite all efforts. Experts are saying that ‘social distancing’ is the only way to tackle coronavirus. Social distancing not only for infected but for every citizen including the prime minister,” added PM Modi.
(Zee News Courtesy)