Indian government has extended the nation-wide lockdown by another 19 days till May 3, 2020. India’s lockdown has been extended till May 3, 2020, Prime Minister Modi said in an address to the nation. The lockdown extension comes after the Prime Minister Modi held a video conference with state chief ministers on April 11, and many of them put their view towards extension of lockdown.
Coronavirus cases have increased rapidly in India. As of date, the health ministry reported 10,363 infections cases, 339 deaths and 1,035 have been cured and discharged.