Prime Minister Modi's call for Janta curfew saw a massive response from the citizens of the country, with celebrities and sportspersons endorsing the need to remain indoors and how it would help the society collectively. At 5 pm on Sunday, people all across India gathered on their terraces, courtyards, and balconies to cheer and show appreciation to all those who were battling the deadly virus on behalf of the society. Cricketers, including Yuvraj Singh, Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Mohammad Kaif and many more led from the front, cheering for the health workers along with their family members.
ICC Hall of Famer Sachin Tendulkar hailed the commitment and discipline put forth by Indian citizens as responded to PM Modi's Janta curfew call & remained indoors on Sunday. Taking to Twitter, Sachin Tendulkar thanked all those coronavirus warriors who put their lives at stake for the welfare of the rest of the society. In a video message, Sachin Tendulkar emphasizes on the need to remain indoors, & expresses his gratitude to the health workers.
Today India came together even while staying in our homes.— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) March 22, 2020
While we are at home there are many who are selflessly performing their duties.
Thank you to each one of you for putting us before yourself.
The discipline & commitment we showed today needs to continue.#JantaCurfew pic.twitter.com/Cda4z9L4R7
So proud to see the whole nation following the advisories & observing the #JantaCurfew! Thank you all the doctors, nurses, caregivers, armed forces, support staff, airport staff & everyone else out there working relentlessly for us in these difficult times. #IndiaFightsCorona 🙏 pic.twitter.com/WG4J7JiOwv— Suresh Raina🇮🇳 (@ImRaina) March 22, 2020