Lockdown should be last resort, PM Modi tells states in address to nation
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the second wave of the coronavirus had hit India like a storm but appealed to states to use lockdowns only as the last resort. He also stressed on self-discipline to fight the infection, urging people to step out only if necessary.
The PM made an appeal to migrant workers not to get panic and leave cities because of restrictions imposed to stop the spread of Covid-19. He gave a call to people to put up a collective fight against the coronavirus despite facing difficulties.