PM modi to meet the CMs on April 11 to decide on the extension of lockdown. With 4 more days to go for the termination of the 21 day lockdown; This is the third metting with CMs.
While Odisha already took the decision on lockdown, other states are waiting for the PMs decision . CMs have also come up with suggestions regarding the lockdown, where Pinarayi Vijayan, cheif minister of kerala came up with 3 phase lockdown lift. The CMs of Karnataka and Madhya pradesh have hinted the extensions. Modi is likely to announce the decision on Monday probably in an 8pm public address.
Odisha becomes the first state to extend the lockdown prior to the center’s decision following that the Pubjab govt also extends the curbs.
It is said that a further period of 2 weeks is under consideration as the no. of cases is just increasing, and around 859 cases were reported on Friday which is the highest in a single day.