Covid -19 - What's Happening In India
The year 2020 has just started and we and the whole world are rattled by an epidemic #coronavirus. There are total 360,627 confirmed cases around the world and 15,491 deaths. In which 467 cases and 9 deaths are from India. 34 people have recovered and 424 cases are still active.
Cases are rapidly increasing in the nation, keeping that in mind, The Prime Minister Of India announced a "JANTA CURFEW" on March 22.
Till March 31, more than 72 Districts of India are under lockdown and many have announced curfew .
All International and domestic flights are cancelled. Wheels of all the trains are stopped. In many big Cities, public Transport has been stopped. People of India are under lockdown.
Indian Equity market continued to remain under pressure amid massive sell-off by investors who feared that the pandemic of #coronavirus may cause heavy damage to the economy.
The benchmark Sensex tumbled 3,934.72 points (13.15%), to end at 25,981.24 points, while the Nifty 50 index settled 1,100.85 points(12.70%),lower at 7634.60.
As number of cases are rapidly increasing, more than 72 Districts of India are under lockdown and many have announced curfew till 31 March, 2020. people of India are advised to stay at their homes. They can leave homes to buy Groceries, Food, or in case of any emergency.
Stay at home, spend quality time with your family and take all the safety precautions.