India Coronavirus

PM Modi also said that people have gone through hardships to save India. "I know how many difficulties you faced. I respectfully bow to the people of India for their sacrifice," he said.

Stressing upon the importance of masks in battling Covid-19, PM Modi sought to convey the message to Kashi residents that their ‘gamcha’ can go long way in saving themselves from the deadly virus.

The government has given several advisories asking people to avoid crowded places and stay at home as much as possible in order to prevent the spread of the disease.