BCCI President Sourav Ganguly comments on the lock-down caused by COVID-19

BCCI President and former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly on March 24 said the empty roads in his home city Kolkata,

BCCI President Sourav Ganguly comments on the lock-down caused by COVID-19
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BCCI President Sourav Ganguly comments on the lock-down caused by COVID-19

BCCI President and former Indian captain, Sourav Ganguly on March 24 said the empty roads in his home city Kolkata, owing to a nationwide lock-down to contain the COVID-19 pandemic, are the kind of scenes he never thought he would witness in his lifetime.

"Never thought would see my city like this .. stay safe .. this will change soon for the better ...love and affection to all..." Ganguly posted on his Twitter page alongside images of deserted roads. The COVID-19 pandemic has led to more than 16,000 deaths globally. India, the number of positive cases has come sloe to 500 and nine people have died.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation, second time in a week, at 8 PM on Tuesday (March 24, 2020) on the coronavirus COVID-19 epidemic and the efforts being taken by the Centre and the state governments to contain it.