Positive cases of coronavirus in India continued to rise on March 26, with a total of 694 cases reported from the country.
According to the information received, in the country with a population of 1.3 billion people, the entire lockdown came into effect from Wednesday.
Dr Mike Ryan, the WHO's top emergencies expert, told a Geneva news conference that with the lockdown in place, India had a window of opportunity to expand testing, surveillance and quarantine facilities and said its success in eliminating polio was an example of how it could work.
"I appeal to the citizens that wherever they see such things happening, they should raise their voice against it and warn people and make them understand that it is wrong", he said.
Japanese brokerage Nomura said the economic package, which amounts to 0.8% of India's gross domestic product, is important from the standpoint of social welfare but does not address the cash flow challenges faced by small and medium enterprises and other hard-hit sectors such as aviation, hotels and tourism.
"India got rid of polio by breaking it down to the village level". All the way through the system, it broke down the problem, it went after the polio virus district by district by district by district.
India has lagged behind other nations in the number of COVID-19 cases, but there has been a sharp increase in recent days to 519 infections, including 10 deaths, according to the government.
Women in India spend almost six hours a day in unpaid work - or about seven times more than men do, according to the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development.
She also asked the government to implement the Minimum Income Guarantee Scheme, "Nyay Yojana", proposed by the Congress which, she said, was the need of the hour.
Pakistan is already on a three-year rescue package that began last year as the country of 208 million people wrestles with a balance-of-payments crisis.
"Online service providers and e-retailers delivering essential services and goods to be allowed".
At the meeting, the G20 leaders agreed to take all necessary measures to contain the pandemic and protect people. For this motive, a lockdown of 21 days has been imposed within the nation. Covid-19 does not discriminate between the rich and the poor. We hope that we have succeeded by giving you the full details and information.