As a measure to combat the coronavirus, all schools, colleges, and cinema halls in Delhi will remain shut until March 31, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced today. The Delhi government had already shut down the primary schools, and in view of the exams, the secondary classes were free.
The chief minister’s tweet read, “All cinema halls to remain shut in Delhi until March 31st will also remain closed to schools and colleges where exams are not being conducted.
Yesterday the World Health Organization, or WHO, called the virus a pandemic. The government has said all visas for incoming visitors have been suspended from midnight today.