Lockdown news in India – Prime Minister on April 12 will once again speak to people of the country and announce whether the ongoing 21-day PAN-India lockdown will be extended beyond April 14 or not.
New Delhi: After days of speculations and feedback from state government, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to announce the decision of extending the nationwide lockdown in the wake Coronavirus outbreak on Sunday evening. According to souces, the Prime Minister on April 12 will once again speak to people of the country and announce whether the ongoing 21-day PAN-India lockdown will be extended beyond April 14 or not.
It is being said that PM Modi will take a final call on extension of lockdown when he interacts with Chief Ministers of all states on Saturday via video conferencing.
However, its time has not been decided yet. Meanwhile, the Central Government had also sought opinion on this from all the states. In which there has been a demand from the Bihar government that construction work should not be banned in rural areas. If we look at the statistics that have come up today, 239 people have died and 7,447 cases of corona infection have been reported from COVID-19 in India. According to the latest data released on Saturday by the Ministry of Health, In the last 24 hours, a total of 1035 new cases of corona have come in the country and 40 people have died. This is the highest number of cases and deaths in 24 hours so far. However, there is some relief that 643 people have been cured of this disease so far. For every update related to PM Modi’s address, keep pdates with news channels, online news blogs.