India captain Virat Kohli on Thursday praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s speech on measures to include the unfold of coronavirus pandemic within the nation. Addressing the nation, PM Modi spoke on the significance of social distancing in occasions of a pandemic, and requested folks to watch a “Janata curfew” on March 22. In a sequence of tweets, Kohli stated: “Be alert, attentive and aware to combat the threat posed by the Covid 19. We, as responsible citizens, need to adhere to the norms put in place for our safety as announced by our Honourable Prime Minister Shri @narendramodi ji,” he stated.
“Also, special mention to all the medical professionals in the country and around the globe for all the efforts being put in to fight the #CoronaVirus. Let’s support them by taking care of ourself and everybody around us by maintaining good personal hygeine,” the Indian captain added.
Also, particular point out to all of the medical professionals within the nation and across the globe for all of the efforts being put in to struggle the #CoronaVirus. Let’s assist them by taking good care of ourself and everyone round us by sustaining good private hygeine. #IndiaFightsCorona
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) March 19, 2020
India cricket coach Ravi Shastri additional stated: “Let’s join hands with our PM @narendramodi and observe #JantaCurfew on March 22 from 7 am to 9 pm IST. We need to exhibit utmost restraint as a nation.”
Let’s be a part of palms with our PM @narendramodi and observe #JantaCurfew on March 22 from 7 am to 9 pm IST. We must exhibit utmost restraint as a nation #IndiaFightsCorona @PMOIndia pic.twitter.com/81ZhyOFZng
— Ravi Shastri (@RaviShastriOfc) March 19, 2020
India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin additionally took to Twitter to reward PM Modi’s speech. “Believe it or not, a country like ours with a billion people needed to hear what our pm @narendramodi ji just said, not all of them are privileged enough to have access to information,” he stated.
Believe it or not, a rustic like ours with a billion folks wanted to listen to what our pm @narendramodi ji simply stated, not all of them are privileged sufficient to have entry to data. #jantacurfew #CoronavirusOutbreakindia
— Ashwin Ravichandran (@ashwinravi99) March 19, 2020
“Our respected PM @narendramodi Ji has requested all to adhere to the Janta Curfew on 22nd March by staying home. Stay safe you all and take care,” India opener Shikhar Dhawan additional stated.
— Shikhar Dhawan (@SDhawan25) March 19, 2020
Several other Indian cricketing stars together with Kuldeep Yadav, Rishabh Pant joined in on the dialog.
In these powerful occasions we have to keep vigilant and comply with the directions put in place by the federal government for our security. Please keep away from going out if pointless.. Also, an enormous shout out to all our well being professionals working tirelessly to maintain our nation protected. Heroes !🙏🏻
— Rishabh Pant (@RishabhPant17) March 19, 2020
These are testing occasions for all and I salute the work being achieved by our medical doctors, nurses and medical employees throughout the nation. I urge everybody as accountable residents to comply with the measures put in place by the federal government. Be protected and alert. #IndiaFightsCorona
— Okay L Rahul (@klrahul11) March 19, 2020
In this troublesome second we have to keep sturdy in our struggle towards the #coronavirus. I urge you all to stick to the preventive measures put in place by PM Modi. Let’s be alert, conscious and keep protected. #IndiaFightsCorona
— Umesh Yaadav (@y_umesh) March 19, 2020
As accountable residents of the nation, we have to do our half in our struggle towards Covid-19. Let’s comply with the norms arrange by our honourable Prime Minister Shri @narendramodi ji to make sure our personal security.
Stay protected everybody!#IndiaFightsCorona
— Ajinkya Rahane (@ajinkyarahane88) March 19, 2020
Let’s not be complacent however be courageous and cautious. The #JantaCurfew is an excellent concept by PM @narendramodi ji. Let’s assist it, follow #SocialDistancing and keep away from #PanicBuying . Stay protected and take care everybody.
— Kuldeep yadav (@imkuldeep18) March 19, 2020
In the 30-minutes tv deal with, which started at eight pm, the Prime Minister began by highlighting the gravity of the scenario – that coronavirus illness Covid-19 has affected extra folks than the 2 World Wars.
“The whole world is going through a very serious phase. Generally, whenever a natural crisis occurs, it is limited to a few countries or states. But the coronavirus outbreak has put the entire human race in crisis,” PM Modi stated.
He additionally made urged the countrymen to keep away from stepping out of residence until vital, and introduced made a promise that there received’t be a scarcity of important provides. “I promise you that there will not be a shortage of milk, food, medicines and other essential supplies. This supply will never be stopped, so there is no need to hoard stuff,” stated the Prime Minister.