Coronavirus Scare: Here's How Celebrities Are Reacting To Narendra Modi's Announcement Of Nationwide Lockdown

Coronavirus Scare: Here's How Celebrities Are Reacting To Narendra Modi's Announcement Of Nationwide Lockdown

Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced nationwide three weeks lockdown ranging from Tuesday midnight. All states and union territories will come under its purview. He said this is often an important step to fight coronavirus decisively. He added that saving lives is priority as of now.

"With folded hands, I request you to remain put wherever you're ," said Prime Minister Modi. He added that he's mindful of the economic ramifications of it. However, this is often a smaller concern. PM Modi warned, if we do not follow an entire lockdown for the approaching 21 days, the state will return 21 years and lots of families are going to be devastated.

Several Bollywood celebrities welcomed his decision of countrywide lockdown. 

Arjun Kapoor posted a video and wrote within the caption, " I shot this an hour back. This was inevitable to prevent the spread & it's literally what absolutely the stupidity of a couple of has done. The country is shut till 14th April now. Maybe not completely but a neighborhood of this lockdown & curfew is due to the shortage of discipline of a particular few who dared to wander & not take things seriously... 21 days begin now !!!"

Taapsee Pannu tweeted,"21 days ! Not tons for us reciprocally of our lives. Let’s do that everyone ! And hopefully by the top of THIS lockdown we surely will have a reason n time to celebrate. Until then let’s get through at some point at a time."

Mahesh Bhatt wrote, "We are now at a collective turning point, where we must stop, listen & help the govt implement the 21 days all India lockdown. The time of great fear requires solidarity,humanity, sacrifice & hope.Not hysteria & rumour mongering. #21daysLockdown."