New Delhi: Celebrated couple Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma on Wednesday requested residents to remain at house in the course of the nationwide extensive 21-day lockdown, introduced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi amid the coronavirus outbreak.
“These are testing occasions and we have to get up to the seriousness of this case. Please allow us to all observe what’s been advised to us and stand united please. It is a plea to everybody,” Kohli captioned the 51-second-long video on Twitter through which each the Indian skipper and Anushka may be seen urging folks to stay indoors and observe social distancing.
On Tuesday, Modi introduced that the nation can be underneath full lockdown for subsequent 21 days.
Welcoming the transfer, Kohli had requested countrymen to “keep at house” for subsequent 21 days as “social distancing is the one treatment” obtainable with us which might cease novel coronavirus from spreading.
“As our honourable Prime Minister Narendra Modi ji simply introduced, the entire nation goes right into a lockdown beginning midnight in the present day for the subsequent 21 days. My request will stay the identical, PLEASE STAY AT HOME. Social distancing is the one treatment for COVID-19”, Kohli tweeted.
In India, greater than 500 confirmed circumstances of coronavirus have been reported until now and 11 lives have additionally been misplaced.