Hyderabad, March 26 (Maxim News): Home Minister Mohd Mahmood Ali inspected measures being taken by authorities concerned at Hitech City, Raidurgam and other areas to check virus spread.
Later, the Home Minister visited command control center and saw the visuals on TV screens on the skeletel movement of people on the roads. He also asked city police Commissioner Anjani Kumar and other top officials to ensure free movement of identity cards, pass holders, and permission letters. He appealed to people to stay indoors and fight against the virus spread. Ali said that the government has imposed lockdown till March 31 to check corona virus spread.
Speaking to media persons later, the Home Minister said the situation was under control in the State and that the police has geared up to deal with the crisis effectively. On the instructions of Chief Minister, the police have started the Dial- 104 medical facility of the Health Department for citizens to approach when in distress and need, he added.
He requested elderly persons to stay indoors and take complete rest. The Minister also warned the black marketeers of strict action under the Preventive Detention Act. (Maxim News)