The Telangana Governor,
requested the citizens to light the lamps today at 9 pm for 9 minutes. She requested the people to do this from their balcony and not to come out of their houses. The IPR Department of Telangana tweeted, “In response to the clarion call given by the PM @Telanganaguv Dr Tamilisai Soundararajan has appealed to all the citizens in the State to turn off all the lights in your homes on the 5th of April, at 9 PM, and light candles or diyas, torches or mobile flashlights for 9 minutes. The Governor requested the people to light up candles or diyas on the day to express our solidarity and to demonstrate the country’s collective will to fight corona virus. The Governor also requested the citizens not to assemble in groups and do not go out on to the roads while participating in the program and urged them to do it at the doorstep or balconies of their homes. This will be the solution to break the chain of Corona virus, she added.” Let’s all fight against corona! Stay Safe! Stay at home!