Join ‘Janata Curfew’ to make fight against coronavirus a success: PM to people

By: |
Updated: March 22, 2020 7:40:33 AM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday requested people to join the 'Janata Curfew' to make the fight against the coronavirus a success.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, pm modiModi said the steps to be taken now will help in the times to come.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday requested people to join the ‘Janata curfew’ to make the fight against the coronavirus a success. Modi had proposed a ‘Janata curfew’ on Sunday between 7 am and 9 pm as part of social distancing to check the spread of the deadly virus.

“In a few minutes from now, the #JantaCurfew commences. Let us all be a part of this curfew, which will add tremendous strength to the fight against COVID-19 menace,” the prime minister wrote on Twitter. He said the steps to be taken now will help in the times to come. “Stay indoors and stay healthy,” he said.

In his address to the nation on Thursday, Modi while calling for “resolve and restraint” to fight the coronavirus had asked the countrymen to observe a ‘Janata curfew’ on Sunday. In a nearly 30-minute national broadcast, he asked people to stay indoors and work from home as much as possible while underscoring the dangers of the coronavirus, saying the world has never seen a crisis as grave as this.

Get live Stock Prices from BSE and NSE and latest NAV, portfolio of Mutual Funds, calculate your tax by Income Tax Calculator, know market’s Top Gainers, Top Losers & Best Equity Funds. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Next Stories
1Coronavirus outbreak: Sonia Gandhi urges people not to panic, pitches for relief package
2‘Bring Coronavirus patient to me, I will hug and treat him’: Ex-SP MP booked over misleading comments  on COVID19
3No lockdown in Delhi for now, but will have to do it if needed: CM Arvind Kejriwal