COVID-19 India Live Updates: Lockdown 2.0! PM Modi addressed the nation. Lockdown extended till May 3

New Delhi: PM Narendra Modi announced an extension of the coronavirus lockdown till May 03, 2020 in his morning address to the nation. During his speech, he advised the nation that areas which restrict themselves from becoming a corona hotspot will be allowed to do a few essential activities, however, if there is any evidence of corona spread, such privileges may be again stopped with immediate effect.
 
PM Modi also praised improvement and readiness of Indian health and wellness infrastructure. He said, corona testing lab facilities are being increased with unprecedented speed. He encouraged young scientists to come forward and bring developments in combating COVID-19.
 
PM Modi asked the nation to support him in 7 points:
  1. Take great care of senior family members.
  2. Please follow all instructions centric to the lockdown.
  3. Follow all instructions issued by the health ministry to boost your immune system.
  4. Please download Arogya Setu mobile app to help increase awareness on corona cases.
  5. Please do take care of poor people.
  6. All companies, please cooperate with your office colleagues and employees.
  7. Please respect all corona fighters.
Stay Safe and Take Care!