New Delhi: Photograph of a fake letter is doing rounds in social media claiming hotels and restaurants will be closed till October 15, 2020 due to the coronavirus crisis.
The Ministry of Tourism has clarified that “no such letter has been issued by it” and people must not believe such kind of fake news.
Be cautious of #Fake order claiming that hotels/resturants will remain closed till 15th October 2020 due to #Coronavirusoutbreak.#PIBFactCheck: The order is Fake and has NOT been issued by Ministry of Tourism.
Do not believe in rumours! pic.twitter.com/efRx3PWTj0
— PIB Fact Check (@PIBFactCheck) April 8, 2020
The lockdown is expected to be lifted on May 3.