Is TS heading for a lockdown-2 as PM set to debate with CMs on Monday


Is Telangana state heading towards another round of lockdown? The situation seems to be so, hinted the Minister for Animal husbandry Talasani Srinivas Yadav.

Hinting to this effect here in Hyderabad today, the Minister predicted that the state may go in for lockdown for the second time owing to the growing number of Covid positive cases in the state. However, he added that CM KCR may likely to make an announcement on this probably on Monday.

The present situation is not like lockdown as more number of cases are registering countrywide. Meanwhile, all Telangana districts have come back to the grip of coronavirus as the total number of cases mounts to 4,320, of which 2,162 are active cases as on date.

Reacting to the present situation, the PMO has declared that the Prime Minister would conduct a video conference with all Chief Ministers on June 16 and 17 to assess the situation in the backdrop of the growing number of covid cases in the country.