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Kohli & Rohit Urge Indians To Support PM Modi & Show Solidarity Tonight In Powerful Tweets


Kohli & Rohit Urge Indians To Support PM Modi & Show Solidarity Tonight In Powerful Tweets

The Indian cricketers are leaving no stone unturned in reaching out to their fans and followers and asking them to follow the instructions given by the government and medical authorities to save them from lethal coronavirus. As of now, the number of infected persons in India is more than 3,000 while the number of lives lost is close to 80. The country is under complete lockdown till April 14 and PM Modi is also addressing the nation regularly, asking the citizens to remain strong and support the government in coming out of this critical situation.

Recently, the Indian Prime Minister asked everyone to switch off the lights of their houses and come out or in balcony on April 5 at 9pm and illuminate the surroundings by lighting diyas, candles or by using flash lights of their smartphones or torches for 9 minutes. He urges every citizen to do this for showing support to the corona warriors.

The Indian skipper Virat Kohli and vice-captain Rohit Sharma have also urged their fans to support the initiative taken by PM Modi. In a tweet, Virat Kohli writes that the spirit of India is in its citizens, let us show the world that we are united and let us also support our health warriors.

Virat’s tweet read,

“The power of the stadium is in its fans.

The spirit of India is in its people.

Tonight 9pm for 9min

Let’s show the world, we stand as ONE.

Let’s show our Health Warriors,

We stand behind them.

Team India – IGNITED.

@narendramodi @PMOIndia”

Rohit Sharma has also tweeted in support of the Prime Minister Modi and written that our lives depend on winning this test match. He calls the exercise as “The Great Team India Huddle” and gives the tagline, “Light to Fight”.

Rohit Sharma tweeted:

“Team India, we can’t get this prescription wrong. Our life depends on winning this test match.

Show your solidarity, join us in “The Great Team India Huddle” today 5th April 9pm for 9min.

Light to Fight.

Are you with me?


Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma are also among those cricketers who have made monetary contributions in order to help the country in difficult times. While Rohit has donated Rs. 80 lakh under various heads, Virat and his wife Anushka Sharma have reportedly contributed Rs. 3 crore.

Are you going to light diya and candles tonight (5 April 2020)?

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