PM Narendra Modi lights a lamp after turning off all lights at his residence. India switched off all the lights for 9 minutes at 9 PM today & just lit a candle, ‘diya’, or flashlight, to mark India’s fight against #Coronavirus as per his appeal.
PM @narendramodi ‘s mother, Hira ba, also lit a diya in solidarity with the rest of India at the PM’s call for #9minutes9pm .
#PresidentKovind joins fellow citizens by lighting candles at @rashtrapatibhvn
Following Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s appeal, people across the country came out at balconies and doorsteps of their houses to do the exercise for nine minutes. The illumination reflected the country’s collective resolve to fight Coronavirus.
In the national capital huge enthusiasm was seen in the lighting exercise as it was not less than a Diwali like celebration where people experienced the superpower of light, clearly illuminating the common purpose we fighting for.
President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi joined the fellow citizens by lighting candles and Diyas.
Union Ministers Rajnath Singh, Amit Shah, Dr Harsh Vardhan, Prakash Javadekar, Piyush Goyal and others also turned off all the lights of their residences and joined the exercise. Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla and BJP President JP Nadda also lightened earthen lamps.
People light earthen lamps and candles in the balcony of their houses in the national capital. PM Modi had appealed to all to switch off all lights of their houses today at 9 PM for 9 minutes&just light candles&diyas, to mark the fight against #Coronavirus.
Amit Shah, Venkaiah Naidu, CM Yogi light up diyas, candles to dispel #coronavirus darkness #9pm9minutes
Firecracker bursting sound in Delhi eactly at clock time Welcome, Modi call to Light Diya 9 P.M for 9 Minutes gives salutary reminder. Yes we are here.
Crackers burst people rejoicing in Delhi. Delhi stand still but it’s spirit escatically high.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi had appealed to the nation to switch off all lights of houses today at 9 PM for 9 minutes,& just light a candle, ‘diya’, or flashlight, to mark India’s fight against #Coronavirus
Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla lights up earthern lamps along with family.
Delhi: Home Minister Amit Shah lights earthen lamps after turning off all lights at his residence. PM had appealed to the nation to switch off all lights of houses today at 9 PM for 9 minutes,& just light a candle, ‘diya’, or flashlight, to mark India’s fight against #Coronavirus
Modi’s Magic works and has made the entire atmosphere so positive.
Nagaland: Citizens joins to the call of PM Modi by flashing their mobile lights in Kohima.
Meghalaya joins the Nation illuminating Diyas to express solidarity in fight against #COVID19