India lockdown amid coronavirus COVID-19 scare: Day 2

Day two of the nation-wide lockdown declared by Prime Minister Narendra Modi till April 14. PM Modi assured people that the lockdown in 21 days was in an effort to win the battle against coronavirus and emphasised that social distancing is the only way to prevent the spread of disease at present. He also called for restraint, resolve and sensitivity and urged the people not to believe in rumours or resort to self-medication.

Mar 26, 2020, 16:02 PM IST

Day two of the nation-wide lockdown declared by Prime Minister Narendra Modi till April 14. PM Modi assured people that the lockdown in 21 days was in an effort to win the battle against coronavirus and emphasised that social distancing is the only way to prevent the spread of disease at present. He also called for restraint, resolve and sensitivity and urged the people not to believe in rumours or resort to self-medication.

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Mumbai under lockdown amid COVID-19

Day 2 of lockdown in India

Many senior citizens were standing in queue to fill LPG at a gas station in Mumbai despite PM Modi saying that people above 60 years of age should stay at home.

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Mumbai under lockdown

Day 2 of lockdown in India

People queueing up outside LPG at station at Grant Road in Mumbai.

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Jammu and Kashmir under lockdown

Day 2 of lockdown in India

Jammu and Kashmir under lockdown amid COVID-19 scare.

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Lockdown in Jammu and Kashmir

Day 2 of lockdown in India

Jammu and Kashmir under lockdown part of a nation-wide shutdown amid COVID-19 scare.

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Lockdown in Jammu and Kashmir

Day 2 of lockdown in India

A nation-wide lockdown imposed amid coronavirus scare.

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Lockdown in Delhi

Day 2 of lockdown in India

People in queues waiting to buy vegetables at Okhla Mandi in Delhi. 

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Lockdown in Delhi

Day 2 of lockdown in India

People at Okhla Mandi in Delhi waiting to buy vegetables practicing social distancing.

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People practicing social distancing amid lockdown in Andhra

Day 2 of lockdown in India

People practicing social distancing outside a shop in Andhra.

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Lockdown in Andhra

Lockdown in India due to corona

To combat COVID-19 a nationwide lockdown has been announced till April 14.

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Lockdown scene at Dak Bungalow Road in Bihar's Patna

Day 2 of lockdown in India

A nationwide lockdown was announced as a measure to combat coronavirus outbreak.

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People buying vegetables in Patna

Lockdown in India

Even though all essential services are exempt from the lockdown people were still seen flocking the vegetable stalls amidst lockdown.

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People buying vegetables amid lockdown in India at Patna

Day 2 of lockdown in India

Even though all essential services are exempt from the lockdown people were still seen flocking the vegetable stalls amidst lockdown.

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