These are testing times, please stand united: Kohli, Anushka

  • These are testing times, please stand united: Kohli, Anushka

These are testing times, please stand united: Kohli, Anushka

The Indian skipper further tweeted, "As our honourable Prime Minister Narendra Modi ji just announced, the whole country is going into a lockdown starting midnight today for the next 21 days". Both expressed that "It will take time to fight coronavirus in India, it will take courage, but most of all it will take a lot of patience and responsibility from all of us for the next 21 days".

In such a grave situation, PM Modi-led government saw fit to introduce a 21-day lockdown to ensure there are minimum casualties in the nation. Virushka reiterated the same thought saying, "We have to follow some important guidelines for the next 21 days". Stay at home to prevent the virus from entering your home and affecting you and your loved ones. They said: "The coronavirus will not go away if you participate in a march against the coronavirus, if you shout out loud and make noise or clap your hands". India's three-match One-day worldwide home series against South Africa was called off amid the COVID-19 scare.

India's three-match One-day worldwide home series against South Africa called off.

In the video, the couple talks in Hindi and ask people to not step out of their homes and abide by the instructions given during the total lockdown phase for the next 21 days.

In conclusion, they said, "Ekta dikhaye, jeewan aur desh bachaiye (Show unity, save lives and the country)".

Earlier, Anushka had appealed to people to not abandon their pets amid rising coronavirus concerns.

"It's a humble request for all pet parents to not abandon their pets during these times of crisis". The actor shared the cake baking process on her Instagram stories and said that she is making it herself because getting it from somewhere else would be a "bewakoof level idea".