On Tuesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a nationwide lockdown where the citizens were told not to step out of the house. On the other hand, police personnel are on roads to make sure no one is roaming. A video is doing rounds on social media where a boy bursts into tears seconds after his father gets ready to go out for duty. His father belongs to the police force and has been working for days since the lockdown started because of the novel coronavirus outbreak. The father came home to pick up necessities during a short break. Also Read - Nationwide Lockdown on Cards? After States, is Centre Planning to Impose Total Shutdown? Read Complete Truth
The heart-touching video was shared by Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh on Twitter. In the 30 second video, the boy can be heard crying out loud and saying, “Bahar Corona Hai Papa..Mat Jao”. “There is a coronavirus outbreak outside father, please don’t go outside”. Also Read - Amitabh Bachchan's Bungalow 'Jalsa' Sealed, Declared Containment Zone; Security Beefed up Outside Nanavati Hospital
Watch the viral video:
Police is leaving no stone unturned to ensure that citizens are safe from Covid-19. All Police stations have taken the responsibility to deliver food at doorsteps and the same is monitored by the District Magistrates and Police Superintendents.
More than 24,000 deaths due to Coronavirsu from across the globe have been reported from across the globe so far. In India, over 724 people have tested positive from Coronavirus and 13 deaths have been reported.