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Janata Curfew: The Whole Country To Be Completely Shut:- In a wakeup move for coronavirus, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced Janata Curfew on Sunday and this brought huge response among the people. The whole country has been asked to be shut from 7 AM to 9 PM all over. Several celebrities, actors, businessmen and politicians shared the idea which reached wide sections of people. Telangana Chief Minister KCR said that the whole state will remain shut and no passengers will be allowed from entering into the state. Right from Hyderabad Metro to other transport facilities, everything will remain shut for tomorrow.
Delhi Metro too announced that the services will not be available on Sunday. APSRTC already announced that all the bus services in the state are cancelled tomorrow. All the long-distance services will be cancelled from today night. All the private operators are asked to halt their services for the weekend across the Telugu states. Narendra Modi asked the whole country to join hands to support Janata Curfew. All the restaurants, shopping malls, theatres and other public places will remain shut.
The Consortium of Indian Petroleum Dealers (CIPD) decided to support Janata Curfew. But all the 54,000 petrol bunks will be open as there would be cases of emergency. The availability of milk will not be impacted. In a statement, Goa Air said that all their services will remain suspended for Sunday to support Janata Curfew. Some other airlines are expected to follow this for Sunday. The passengers can contact Go Air any time in the next one year to redeem their ticket if they have an existing booking for Sunday.
Keeping the view of Narendra Modi's Janata Curfew, the Indian Railways cancelled all the trains across the country. Approximately 2400 services are called off from 4 AM to 10 PM tomorrow in the country. Special arrangements are made for passengers who planned their travel on March 22nd. All the railway canteens too will be shut down for tomorrow. On the whole, the entire country will remain shut for a day after the call from Narendra Modi.