Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his address to the nation today listed out 9 points of call to action and urged the citizens to follow them to help contain spread of deadly coronavirus.
Celebrities across spectrum came together to hail PM Modi’s efforts and vowed to follow the advisory in order to control the pandemic.
Superstar Akshay Kumar said that he would follow the ‘Janta curfew’ where PM Modi urged citizens to stay at home on 22nd March 2020 from 7 AM to 9 PM. This is an effort to encourage social distancing and discourage large gatherings.
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. #IndiaFightsCorona— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) March 19, 2020
Cricketer Virat Kohli also appealed to citizens to follow the guidelines.
Fellow Indians, Namaskar 🙏 A short while ago, Our PM Saab, Modiji, requested all of us to show resolve & restraint in the face of COVID-19. Please also adhere to the Janta Curfew on 22nd March by staying home. Stay Safe 🙏@PMOIndia @narendramodi #JantaCurfew— Ajay Devgn (@ajaydevgn) March 19, 2020
Actor Ajay Devgn too urged fellow Indians to show resolve as we come together to fight the COVID-19 outbreak.
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. #jantacurfew #CoronavirusOutbreakindia— Ashwin Ravichandran (@ashwinravi99) March 19, 2020
Hon. PM Shri @narendramodi ji announces 'janta curfew' on 22 March, from 7am to 9pm. He also appeals to all to work from home as much as possible & adopt social distancing. Senior citizens above 60 to stay at home for next 2 weeks. Let’s do this as one nation. #IndiaFightsCorona https://t.co/GHp81lbYaS— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) March 19, 2020
We are in this fight together and it is indeed heartening to see people come together.