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Coronavirus: Union Cabinet meeting underway, social distancing seen

IndiaTimes Wednesday, 25 March 2020
The Cabinet ministers were seen seated maintaining a distance from each other in the Cabinet meeting which is underway at 7 Lok Kalyan Marg in the national capital.
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Cabinet meeting took place in the national capital as the ministers observed social distancing on Wednesday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired the cabinet meeting at his residence. The oval table was also removed. Social distancing is being practice as India battles with Coronavirus. People have...

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