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72% back two weeks lockdown extension: LocalCircles survey

Updated : May 28, 2020 07:57 PM IST

Even as there is no official word from the government on whether the the nationwide lockdown will indeed be extended, 72 percent of the respondents to a LocalCircles poll said that the lockdown in 19 highly-affected districts of needs to be extended by 2 weeks.

This compared to 45 percent of the respondents who had backed a lockdown extension in these districts on May 12. Another survey conducted by LocalCircles covering over 65,000 citizens across 280 districts revealed that 62 percent citizens feel Modi-led government 2.0 has met their expectations.

Sachin Taparia, chairman and CEO of Localcircles spoke more about these two surveys.

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