PM Modi draws parallel between Mahabharata and COVID-19; says Mahabharata won in 18 days, battle against coronavirus will take 21 days
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that it took 18 days to win the epic war of Mahabharata, and now to combat coronavirus it will take 21 days.
PM Modi underlined the enormity of the challenge posed by the disease.
He added that while Lord Krishna had guided the Pandavas to victory, the nation was today being guided by its 1.3 billion citizens.
The Prime Minister was addressing his constituency of Varanasi today.
He also appealed people not to treat coronavirus infection on your own and must consult a doctor.
“You should not attempt to treat Coronavirus infection on your own. Stay at your home, do things only after consulting a doctor. Call them up, ask them, tell them your ailments.We will have to note that no vaccine has been developed for it so far, anywhere in the world.”