Complete lockdown in Telangana from today
Author: Desk March 23, 2020
The Telangana government has announced a complete lockdown in the state till March 31 in view of the coronavirus outbreak.
“Whereas the State Government is satisfied that the State of Telangana is threatened with the spread of Covid-19, which has already been declared as a pandemic by World Health Organization, and it is therefore necessary to take certain further emergency measures to prevent and contain the spread of virus. The Government in exercise of the powers conferred under Section 2 of The Epidemic Diseases Act, 1897, read with all other enabling provisions of The Disaster Management Act, 2005, hereby notify lockdown in the entire State of Telangana with immediate effect till 31st March, 2020,” stated an order from Telangana government dated March 22.