1) Prime Minister Narendra Modi announces Pradhan Mantri Ann Kalyan Yojana to be extended till November. 5 kgs of rice or wheat free to each family member amounting to 80 crore Indians. The total cost of the scheme would be borne by the government.
2) Prime Minister urges people to strictly follow social distancing norms, hand hygiene and wearing of masks. Civic authorities to implement these strictly.
3) Prime Minister asks people to be vigilant during monsoon as it brings along many diseases like fever, cold and cough etc.