Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday urged all Delhiites to work from home as far as possible amid coronavirus outbreak.
Delhi Government has also directed all schools, colleges and universities in the National Capital to be shut down completely both for students and staff until 31st of this month.
“I have directed all schools, colleges and universities in Delhi to be shut down completely both for students & staff until 31 March All exams, including Board exams will happen only after 31 March. I urge all Delhiites to work from home as far as possible,” Kejriwal tweeted.
The number of people infected with the coronavirus in India has risen to 169, the Health Ministry has said.
The government has given several advisories asking people to avoid crowded places.
Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray advised people not to step out of their homes. to avoid the spread of coronavirus.
Mumbai’s dabbawalas, who supplies tiffins to homes and offices today said that they are suspending their services till March 31 amid coronavirus outbreak.