The Centre and state governments have decided to completely shutdown 75 districts across the country where coronavirus (covid-19) cases have been reported, officials said on Sunday.
It has also been decided to suspend the interstate bus services till March 31, the officials said.
The decisions have been taken at a high-level meeting attended by chief secretaries of all states and the cabinet secretary and the principal secretary to the prime minister.
In view of the need to contain the spread of the deadly COVID-19, it was agreed that there was an urgent need to extend the restrictions on the movement of non-essential passenger transport, including interstate transport buses till March 31, a Union Home Ministry official said.
75 districts that are under complete lockdown
- Bhadari Kothagudam
- Ranga reddy
- Sanga reddy
- GB Nagar
- Lakhimpur Kheri
- North 24 Praganas