Lockdown 4.0? Netizens share hilarious memes on Twitter as PM Modi set to address nation at 8 pm
New Delhi | Jagran Trending Desk: A day after meeting all the Chief Ministers over a video conference, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to address the nation at 8 pm on Tuesday. He is likely to announce some relaxation measures post-May 17-- when the third phase of lockdown will come to an end.
As soon as the news of PM Modi addressing the nation broke out, Twitter users were curious to know if the fourth phase of lockdown would be announced today. Take a look at some of them:
A user shared a meme that read, "Lagta hai Lockdown badhne wala hai."
*Modi ji would address the nation at 8pm tonight*— Anant_dr biggest fan of darshan ravaldz(@darshanlovee) May 12, 2020
Everyone : pic.twitter.com/JjzwQvarml
"Teri ummied tera intezaar karte hai," wrote another Twitter user.
The nationwide lockdown was announced by Prime Minister on March 24 to prevent the spread of coronavirus. In his last address to the nation on April 14, PM Modi had announced the extension of the lockdown till May 3.
Earlier today, the country took the first step towards normalising public activities as Indian Railways resumed services by starting 15 special train from New Delhi.
After the commencement of the third phase of lockdown, commercial flights may also be allowed to resume in green zones.
Currently, all the 700+ districts across the country have been classified into red, green, orange and containment zones.
A few days ago, the central government had allowed selling of liquors. Since April 20, industrial activities have been allowed to operate with strict social distancing norms and less number of workers.
As per the latest data by the Union Ministry, the number of cases has suppressed 70,000-mark, while the death toll has soared to 2,293.
Posted By: James Kuanal