Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday introduced that the nationwide lockdown has been prolonged until May 3. His determination was welcomed by a number of celebrities, who’ve been providing assist to the federal government by spreading consciousness in regards to the coronavirus pandemic.
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So far, Akshay Kumar, Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan and Hrithik Roshan amongst others have made important contributions in direction of coronavirus reduction efforts. This, other than a number of celebrities encouraging folks to apply self-isolation.
PM Modi’s announcement on Tuesday got here because the variety of coronavirus circumstances in India crossed the 10,000 mark together with 339 deaths. Seven Indian states — Maharashtra, Odisha, Punjab, West Bengal, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Telangana — have already introduced lockdowns until the tip of April.
Here’s how celebrities are reacting to the extension of lockdown.
“Baby Doll” singer Kanika Kapoor was the primary Bollywood superstar to be examined optimistic for coronavirus. Producer Karim Morani and his daughters Zoa Morani and Shaza Morani had been additionally examined optimistic for COVID-19. While Shaza and Zoa have been discharged, Karim continues to be present process therapy in Nanavati Hospital in Mumbai.
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