Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address nation at 8 pm day after meeting chief ministers over lockdown strategy, PMO informed in a tweet. The last time the PM had addressed the nation was on April 14.
Shri @narendramodi will be addressing the nation at 8 PM this evening.
— PMO India (@PMOIndia) May 12, 2020
Today is the forty-ninth day of India’s nationwide lockdown, which is meant to stop the novel coronavirus pandemic. Known COVID-19 cases in India stand at 70,756.
The death toll in India due to the outbreak has reached 2,293. Maharashtra, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu and Delhi have reported the highest number of cases.
Author: Trilok Singh is with CEO at Youth Darpan Media.