Lockdown extended till May 3, PM Modi sought country’s support for these 7 things
Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced to extend the lockdown issued by the Corona virus (Kovid-19) till May 3.
PM Modi, addressing the country at ten in the morning, said that the way the corona is spreading, it has alerted the governments and experts of the world.
Modi said, “We have continued discussions with the states on how to minimize the losses here, how to reduce the problems of the people. Everyone has a suggestion that the lockdown should be increased. Many states are Has already decided to extend the lockdown. ”
Modi said that keeping in view the suggestions of all the states, it has been decided that the lockdown will have to be extended till May 3. During this time people will have to live in their homes. Corona will have to be stopped in new areas.
Modi said, “By 20 April every town, every police station and every state will be tested more closely. There will be a further strictness for a week. The areas which will not allow hotspots to grow, allow some necessary activities and relaxation from April 20 Can go. But the waiver will expire as the case progresses. A detailed guideline will be issued tomorrow. ”
Prime Minister Modi said that the situation of Corona in the whole world today is well known. You have been a participant and witness to how India tried to prevent infection in comparison to other countries.
He said, “Even when we did not have a single case of Corona, India had already started screening travelers coming from Corona affected countries. When the corona patients reached hundred, 14 for every passenger from abroad. Isolation of the day was made mandatory. Malls, clubs, gyms had been closed. ”
He said that when we had 550 cases of Corona here, India had taken a big step for the complete lockdown of 21 days.
Modi said, India did not wait for the problem to escalate. Rather, as soon as the problem was seen, we made every effort to stop it at the same time by taking fast decisions.
He said that this is a crisis in which it is not appropriate to compare with any country. But still some cannot deny the truth. This is also a fact. If you look at the statistics of the countries associated with Corona in the big and strong countries of the world, then India is in a very stable position compared to them.
PM Modi said that months, one and a half months ago, many countries Corona infection cases stood at par with India. Today, cases of corona have increased 25 to 30 times in those countries compared to India. Thousands have died tragically.
Do not expel anyone, Modi made 7 appeals to the countrymen.
) Take proper care of the senior citizens, especially those with underlying health problems.
2) Social distancing should be properly followed. Home-made face covers and masks should be used.
3) Increase immunity by following directions given by Ayush Ministry.
4) Download Aarogya Setu app to help stop spread of the disease.
5) Help poor families wherever possible.
6) Help coworkers, don’t fire people.
7) Respect coronavirus ‘soldiers’ – doctors, nurses, sanitation workers.