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Karnataka Deputy CM warns those defying lockdown orders

PTI | Bengaluru | Updated: 28-03-2020 16:43 IST | Created: 28-03-2020 16:43 IST
Karnataka Deputy CM warns those defying lockdown orders

Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister Govind Karjol on Ssturday said the coronavirus epidemic has reached the third phase and cautioned people defying the lockdown orders. "Today the coronavirus epidemic has entered the third phase. By and large people are cooperating," he told reporters at Bagalkote.

The deputy chief minister said there were some people defying the lockdown orders by roaming in groups without wearing masks. He said he has directed the district authorities to take stringent action against them.

Karjol also said the government has taken adequate measures for the treatment and prevention of this disease. Steps have been taken for door-to-door supply of grocery items in Bagalkote, he added.PTI GMS SS PTI PTI



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