Watch Prime Minister Narendra Modi lighting a diya at 9 pm ;
Stay home, spread brightness and further the spirit of unity — the message is among several others tweeted by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday as he extensively reminded citizens of “9 pm, 9 minute” appeal he made to them last week.
शुभं करोति कल्याणमारोग्यं धनसंपदा ।
शत्रुबुद्धिविनाशाय दीपज्योतिर्नमोऽस्तुते ॥ pic.twitter.com/4DeiMsCN11
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) April 5, 2020
Four weeks after the sounds of bells, conches and claps reverberated across the country, now the nation is all geared up to support the clarion call by PM Modi by lighting diyas and candles in show of “solidarity and confidence in our collective fight against” the novel coronavirus or Covid-19.