With Prime Minister Narendra Modi calling for Janta Curfew on March 22 as a precautionary measure to prevent the spread of the deadly Coronavirus, actor-politician Kamal Haasan has urged his fellow actors to join the movement.
In a tweet, the founder of Makkal Needhi Maiam said, “I stand in full solidarity with our Prime Minister’s call for #JantaCurfew. In this extraordinary situation, we have to take extraordinary measures.”
He said further: “It’s a disaster that has befallen on us and by staying united and indoors, we can Stay Safe. I call upon my fans,my friends and my people in support of the cause on 22nd March Sunday, 7am to 9pm #JantaCurfew (2/2)@rajinikanth #Ajith @actorvijay @Suriya_offl #Vikram @dhanushkraja #Simbu @VijaySethuOffl #Ilayaraja, @anirudhofficial @gvprakash @GhibranOfficial @ThisIsDSP.”
Kamal has tagged Rajinikanth, Ajith, Vijay, Suriya, Vikram, Dhanush, Simbu, Vijay Sethupathi, Ilayaraja, Anirudh Ravichander, GV Prakash Kumar, Ghibran and Devi Sri Prasad in his tweets.
In his television address to the nation on Thursday night, the Prime Minister had appealed to the citizens of India to observe the Janta Curfew on March 22 from 7 am to 9 pm.