HYDERABAD: Telangana state cabinet announced its decision of imposing lockdown for 10 days from May 12, from 10 AM. The state government gave permits to the public for all activities from 6AM to 10 AM, after 10 AM only emergency and health services will be allowed. This lockdown news has taken the social media by storm with thousands of people tweeting with #TelanganaLockdown just within a few minutes after announcement.
A section of netizens trolling Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao, and other officials over their sudden U turn on imposing lockdown. Earlier CM KCR and other ruling party leaders firmly opposed imposing lockdown for the second time citing the decreasing corona cases in the state. Now netizens question CM KCR’s government over what is the need for imposing lockdown, if everything was under control in Telangana as they have earlier said. They have also blamed that due to political negligence of the ruling party several people lost their lives in the last week.
Meanwhile a few people rising their voice against sudden imposition of lockdown.
Meanwhile huge queues were being witnessed at wine shops across the state within an hour after announcement of lockdown decision.