indian PM modi has announced a complete Nationwide lockdown from midnight 12am starting today for a span of 21 days. PM modi who spoke to the people of india in a press meet earlier said, "This lockdown will be strictly imposed in every village and every lane. According to health experts, 21 days are necessary to break the cycle of coronavirus.
If these 21 days are not observed as a lockdown, it will take us back 21 years. I urge you to forget the outside world for these 21 days. Forget every work except the work of staying at home. With this order, we have drawn a 'lakshan rekha' around your house from now onwards." PM modi also warned indian people about the Virus which gets spread faster. He added that various countries are suffering from the virus as the citizens in those countries never listened to Government's advice of staying indoors.
PM modi also said about social distancing and urged everyone to follow self isolation. modi said that every citizen should be compassionate and grateful for those in essential services like doctors and nurses and police, and even the media and hygiene workers who are sanitising public areas. All Essential services will be functional despite this lockdown and this includes grocery stores and other facilities..