The Janta Curfew was observed today following Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s appeal for people to voluntarily stay indoors to check the spread of Corona virus. In his address to the nation on the 19th of this month, Mr Modi appealed for a janta curfew from 7a.m. till 9 p.m. today.
The Prime Minister said today Janta Curfew may have ended at 9 PM but that does not mean we should start celebrating and also do not consider it a success. He said, this is the beginning of a long fight and today, the countrymen have told that we are capable, if we decide, we can beat the biggest challenge together.
The Prime Minister also appealed to the countrymen to follow the instructions being issued by the central government and the state governments. He also suggested to the people not to leave the houses at all in Districts and states where the lockdown is announced. He said, apart from this, people should also not get out of the houses unless it is very necessary.
Source: News On Air