In pictures: India under lockdown

People keep a safe distance while queueing for free food in New Delhi during lockdown. Image: REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

Johnny Wood

Senior Writer, Formative Content


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People in Kolkata take a crowded bus home before the start of the lockdown. Image: REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
Thousands of roads in India have been closed. Image: REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
New Delhi's border has been barricaded during lockdown. Image: REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
Malls have been shut across the country. Image: REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
Paramilitary and police officers have been patrolling the streets. Image: REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
Some police officers have been equipped with protective suits. Image: REUTERS/Amit Dave
Some shops have drawn chalk circles to ensure customers maintain a safe distance. Image: REUTERS/Amit Dave
Migrant workers seen queuing outside Howrah train station in Kolkata. Image: REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
Specialist coronavirus wards have been set up. Image: REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
India's healthcare system prepares for the spread of the virus. Image: REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

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