Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation on the 49-day of lockdown today 12 May 2020 at 8 pm, amid speculations about lockdown 4.0. PM Modi’s address comes a day after his interacted with CMs to discuss the road ahead in India’s fight against coronavirus.
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Today at 8 PM Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation for the fourth time on coronavirus outbreak, amid indications that the shutdown could be extended by another two weeks with certain relaxations to boost economic activities in green and orange zone.
The prime minister is expected to make an announcement regarding extension of the nationwide lockdown as the number of Covid-19 cases and deaths continue to rise in India. India now has over 70,000 confirmed cases of Covid-19.
PM Modi is also expected to speak on several other issues as India remains under lockdown to contain the spread of Covid-19.