Telangana: Theaters will remain closed till March 31

Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 21:45

In the wake of seven more Indonesians testing positive of COVID-19 in Hyderabad, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao announced that cinema halls, gyms, bars, clubs and pubs that were initially asked to shut till March 21, will now remain closed till March 31 in the state. So, there will be no new releases this weekend as well.

CM KCR said that the implementation of precautionary measures is key to containing the spread of coronavirus.

On the other hand, Prime Minister Narendra Modi also called for 'Janta curfew' on March 22 from 7 am-9 pm. He also appealed to all Indians to stay indoors as much as possible to avoid getting infected by the coronavirus.