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Delhi Police to address queries regarding lockdown through social media

Police personnel stopping commuters during lockdown in the wake of novel coronavirus pandemic at Delhi- UP Border in Ghazipur, New Delhi on March 24, 2020.

Police personnel stopping commuters during lockdown in the wake of novel coronavirus pandemic at Delhi- UP Border in Ghazipur, New Delhi on March 24, 2020.   | Photo Credit: PTI

“Tweet your query with the hashtag #LockdownQuery between 5-6 PM today and we will answer it for you,” Delhi Police tweeted

The Delhi Police on Tuesday said it will be replying to queries regarding the lockdown in the national capital through social media.

“Hi! Delhi. If you have any question on the #Lockdown, tweet your query with the hashtag #LockdownQuery between 5-6 PM today and we will answer it for you. #StayAtHomeSaveLives,” the Delhi Police tweeted using it’s official handle.

On Sunday, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had announced a complete lockdown in the national capital till March 31 in order to control the spread of coronavirus.

 

The same day, the Delhi Police imposed prohibitory orders under section 144 of the CrPC till March 31, banning protests and other gatherings.

Section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code bans assembly of four or more people at a place.

Delhi has reported 30 cases of COVID-19 so far.

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