As per report the coronavirus pandemic has wreaked havoc across the world and brought everybody's lives to a virtual standstill with all the affected countries in a state of lockdown to contain the spread of the virus. Apart from the 297,000 lives lost due to Covid-19, a lot of people have lost their jobs, displaced from their homes while the economic state of all the countries is in shambles.
But what the lockdown has also done is improve the air quality, wildlife and helped immensely in reducing global warming during this period. india cricketer rohit sharma urged everybody to look at the silver lining in this situation. "This coronavirus has come like a storm in all of our lives and disrupted what we call normal. If we wanted to look at things in a positive way, Mother Earth is finding her way to heal. Times like these make you grasp for the silver linings and that’s what we must cling to," rohit wrote in a heartfelt post on social media. The lockdown in india is set to end on May 17 but the government is already planning to extend it beyond the deadline as the corona crisis has only gotten worse in the country.
Lockdown 4.0 will have more relaxations for the citizens here with the government announcing a Rs 20 lakh crore stimulus package. sports is one of the areas which has taken a major hit due to the lockdown as all major tournaments have either been postponed or cancelled altogether.India was supposed to host the 13th edition of the IPL during this period (March 29 to May 4) but even that has been delayed indefinitely because of the virus outbreak.