No lockdown, need to work on war footing, says PM Modi


New Delhi: Amid the rising COVID-19 cases across the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday (April 8) said that there will be no lockdown. He said that there is a need to work on war footing again to fight against the pandemic.

PM Modi held a meeting with Chief Ministers on the current COVID-19 situation.”A challenging situation is emerging again. I request you all to give your suggestions to tackle the COVID-19 situation,” he said.

The prime minister also announced that a “Tika Utsav” would be observed from April 11 to 14.