New Delhi, March 22, 2020: India on Sunday (March 22, 2020) will observe the largest voluntary social distancing and shutdown called Janata Curfew for 14 hours to tackle the coronavirus COVID-19 threat.
Even Indian Railways has stopped 3700 trains to stop people from travelling.
PM Modi had on Thursday called for the ’Janata curfew’ from on March 22, saying no citizen, barring those in essential services, should get out of their houses, and asserted that it will be a litmus test to show India’s readiness to take on the coronavirus challenge.
Total number of coronavirus cases in India rises to 315. A total of 22 recovered cases and 4 deaths have been reported due to COVID-19 till date.