New Delhi, March 23
The total number of confirmed Coronavirus cases in India has gone up to 467 in the country after 71 fresh cases were reported today. The state governments have announced a lockdown in over 80 cities across the country including Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai and Bengaluru.
The states going into lockdown till March 31 include those where coronavirus cases have been reported – Maharashtra, Kerala, Delhi, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Karnataka, Telangana, Rajasthan, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Punjab, Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, West Bengal, Chandigarh, Chhattisgarh, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Puducherry and Uttarakhand.
Aviation Ministry has informed that no domestic flights will be operating after 11.59 pm tomorrow. All kinds of measures are being taken to curb the virus spread. Delhi Chief Minister told at a press conference in Delhi that people should observe the lockdown seriously.