Capt Extends Lockdown in Punjab till April 30th

(Chd,PbI)Capt Extends Lockdown in Punjab till April 30th
The Punjab government on Friday extended the coronavirus lockdown till April 30, becoming the second state after Odisha to do so.
Special Chief Secretary KBS Sidhu tweeted.The decision was taken at a meeting of the council of ministers
Punjab has seen a spike in the number of coronavirus cases in the past few days, pushing the total count to 132 so far with 11 deaths.
Earlier in the day, during a video conference with the media, hosted by the AICC from New Delhi, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh had indicated that his government was seriously thinking of extending the lockdown as the time did not appear to be right for lifting the ongoing restrictions.
He also said the government was looking for ways to extricate the state from the restrictions and enable it to function with the coronavirus around.