India shuts down for 21 days as coronavirus spreads across south Asia
Tuesday, 24 March 2020 () Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi ordered a 21-day lockdown of the world's second most populous country on Tuesday, following China's example to halt the spread of coronavirus that has infected tens of thousands across the world.
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The Delhi government on Wednesday made it compulsory for people to wear face masks when stepping outdoors to combat the coronavirus spread. As on Tuesday, the total number of coronavirus cases in the..
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