Act against harassers of med staff: Modi
PM: Mahabharat took 18 days, this war will take 21
PM Narendra Modi on Wednesday said the 21day national lockdown to contain the spread of coronavirus was bound to cause disruptions but the choice was stark as social distancing and isolation were the best means to ensure the disease did not spread.
In a video interaction with residents of Varanasi, the PM said, “The difficulties are going to be there for only 21 days but the damage that coronavirus will cause if it does not go away cannot be calculated.”
Modi said the battle of Mahabharata was won in 18 days, and the one against co
PM Modi said incidents of harassment faced by medical professionals and airline crews are deeply painful. He said states had been asked to take action to curb such cases against essential staff.
ronavirus was going to take 21 days. “Our endeavour is to win it in 21 days. Whereas Lord Krishna was the general and the guide in Mahabharata, the battle against coronavirus will be led by 130 crore Indians,” he said.