Gulf Times - India-lockdown
India re-opens despite record virus infections

India re-opens despite record virus infections

Malls and temples opened across India on Monday after a 10-week lockdown, despite a record daily rise in new cases and predictions that the epidemic will worsen for weeks to come.

Indians clap, ring bells to cheer emergency workers during coronavirus lockdown

Indians clap, ring bells to cheer emergency workers during coronavirus lockdown

Indians came out onto their balconies and stood near open windows to clap, clang metal vessels and ring bells on Sunday to cheer emergency workers battling the spread of the coronavirus during a nationwide lockdown.