Lengthen lockdown for 2 more weeks: Most states urges PM Modi
Most of the States today requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to extend the lockdown for two more weeks. Government sources said, the Centre is considering the request made by the Chief Ministers including that of West Bengal during the Video Conference chaired by Mr Modi.
During the video conference, Mr Modi said that it is very important to concentrate on the safety of the people as if there is a life, there is a world. He said, our fight against Coronavirus will be strengthened as long as every citizen of the country keeps fulfilling responsibilities and follow the instructions of the government and administration.
Mr Modi said, while talking about the lockdown, he had emphasized that to save the life of every citizen, lockdown and
adherence to Social Distancing is very important. Most of the people understood this and fulfilled their responsibilities by confining themselves to their homes. He said, we all had followed this mantra and made efforts to save the lives of other countrymen.