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PM Modi extends free ration scheme till November, urges all to obey social distancing rules


PM Modi said that as the country gradually unlocks people are showing callousness towards social distancing norms. He urged everyone to observe all the safety precautions with utmost care.

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended the free ration scheme for 800 million people until the end of November and warned against negligence in following distancing and other norms, asking authorities to strictly implement fines as the country enters Unlock 2.0 from Wednesday. The timely imposition of a lockdown on March 25 had saved lives but disregard for protocols such as wearing masks and “do gaz doori” when Unlock ...


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