India shuts down for 21 days as coronavirus spreads across south Asia

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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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Published 4 days ago -  02:06
COVID-19 | Men exiting mosque thrashed by cop for violating lockdown order
Police has been taking strict action against those violating lockdown orders amid the ongoing coronavirus threat in India. In Karnataka, a cop was seen beating up people exiting from a mosque. People had gathered to pray at a mosque in Belgaum when a cop started beating people. Nationwide lockdown has been announced for 21 days amid the coronavirus threat. Social distancing has been advised to people to contain the spread.

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