Puducherry,Mar 25(GCCurrentAffairs) The people of Puducherry on Wednesday responded well to the total lock down imposed by the Centre in a bid to tackle the spread of Coronavirus in the country.
All the streets and border areas of Puduchery were found deserted.
After the Janta Curfew, the Puducherry administration clamped prohibitory order under section 144 CrPC. However,people ignored it and there were gathering on roads and other places following which the Union Territory administration clamped curfew till March 31.
Meanwhile,the Centre imposed a total lock down since midnight last night to which Puducherry people responded well.
The border areas of Puducherry and Tamil Nadu were sealed and police personnel from both the states were on duty after erecting barricades. Only two-wheelers with proper reasons for the trip were allowed to pass the border and others were sent back after proper advise by the police personnel and with tips on prevention of COVID-19.