Panjim: Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant has welcomed the decision of the Centre to extend lock down imposed to contain COVID-19 by two weeks.
In a tweet, he said,” I welcome decision by #ModiGovt to extend the lockdown by two more weeks, which is inline with Goa’s request. The Govt of Goa would ensure that all guidelines issued by Ministry of Home Affairs are followed for the #Lockdown3 period. #GoaFightsCOVID19 #IndiaFightsCOVID19.”
The Centre on Friday extended the nationwide lockdown for two more weeks beyond May 4, 2020.