PM announces 'janata curfew'

A view of the deserted look near Ripon building area on Poonamalee high road, Chennai on March 22, 2020   | Photo Credit: S. R. Raghunathan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on March 22 requested people to join the ‘Janata Curfew’ to make the fight against COVID-19 a success.

Mr. Modi had proposed the curfew on Sunday between 7 a.m. and 9 p.m. as part of social distancing to check the spread of the deadly virus.

Here is the official notification:

Text of Prime Minister’s address to the nation on combating COVID-19

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