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More than a billion people locked themselves on Wednesday as governments stepped up their efforts against the coronavirus pandemic which has left 10 dead in the country. The world's largest shutdown was however yet to have an effect as the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in India went up to 606.More than a billion people locked themselves on Wednesday as governments stepped up their efforts against the coronavirus pandemic which has left 10 dead in the country. The world's largest shutdown was however yet to have an effect as the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in India went up to 606.

Coronavirus India Lockdown Live Updates: Sonia Gandhi Writes To PM, Supports 21-Day Lockdown As COVID-19 Cases Cross 600 In India

The govt was too slow to roll out testing, and the self-quarantine system for travelers had giant holes in it.The govt was too slow to roll out testing, and the self-quarantine system for travelers had giant holes in it.

Narendra Modi: Modi's unprecedented gamble will change India irrevocably

The govt was too slow to roll out testing, and the self-quarantine system for travelers had giant holes in it.

Narendra Modi: Modi's unprecedented gamble will change India irrevocably

A select list of stories to read before you start your dayA select list of stories to read before you start your day

Morning Digest - March 26, 2020 - The Hindu

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced a 21-day nationwide lockdown to prevent the spread of Covid-19. Social distancing has proven to be one of the most effective tools in curbing its spread. Mint tries to quantify the economic costs associated with the lockdownPrime Minister Narendra Modi has announced a 21-day nationwide lockdown to prevent the spread of Covid-19. Social distancing has proven to be one of the most effective tools in curbing its spread. Mint tries to quantify the economic costs associated with the lockdown

Govt can cushion economic impact of the lockdown

The State must minimise pain, ensure basic needs are metThe State must minimise pain, ensure basic needs are met

The mechanics of the lockdown | HT Editorial - editorials - Hindustan Times

It was obvious, on learning about the broadcast of a new episode of Modi@8, that Prime Minister Narendra Modi would ramp up previously taken and announced measures to combat the threat from the coronavirus pandemic.Every aspect of prime minister’s speech evoke contrasting sentiments, writes Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay.

India Under Total Lockdown: Has Modi Chalked Out a Rational Plan?

“Social distancing is need of the hour. We are ensuring it... Are you? Picture from today’s cabinet meeting chaired by Hon’ble PM @narendramodi ji. #IndiaFightsCorona”

Amit Shah on Twitter: "Social distancing is need of the hour. We are ensuring it... Are you? Picture from today’s cabinet meeting chaired by Hon’ble PM @narendramodi ji. #IndiaFightsCorona… https://t.co/uF2gbyqvyl"

“We are marking these festivals at a time when our nation is battling the COVID-19 menace. The celebrations will not be like they are usually but they will strengthen our resolve to overcome our circumstances. May we keep working to fight COVID-19 together.”

Narendra Modi on Twitter: "We are marking these festivals at a time when our nation is battling the COVID-19 menace. The celebrations will not be like they are usually but they will strengthen our resolve to overcome our circumstances. May we keep working to fight COVID-19 together."

“India is on a 21 day lockdown to try and prevent the #COVID19 pandemic from taking hold. The @UN health agency @WHO urged the Gov to take "aggressive action". On Sunday the country prepared with a national curfew - our @UN_News_Centre video captures some key scenes. https://t.co/xL8EiKwoTQ”

UN News on Twitter: "India is on a 21 day lockdown to try and prevent the #COVID19 pandemic from taking hold. The @UN health agency @WHO urged the Gov to take "aggressive action". On Sunday the country prepared with a national curfew - our @UN_News_Centre video captures some key scenes.… https://t.co/OrbrEEic9k"

“There’s a coordinated and committed effort being put in at all levels to fight COVID-19. Do listen to this important and informative press briefing on the evolving situation and actions taken. #IndiaFightsCorona https://t.co/yVyoKhjOZQ”

Narendra Modi on Twitter: "There’s a coordinated and committed effort being put in at all levels to fight COVID-19. Do listen to this important and informative press briefing on the evolving situation and actions taken. #IndiaFightsCorona https://t.co/yVyoKhjOZQ"

Millions observed festivals at home, as the nation observed complete lockdown amid panic buying - Anadolu AgencyMillions observed festivals at home, as the nation observed complete lockdown amid panic buying - Anadolu Agency

India: Unprecedented lockdown spoils festivals

The senior ministers, including PM Narendra Modi, were seen observing the social distancing during the cabinet meeting on Wednesday. This comes at a time when the nation is battling with the deadly virus.The senior ministers, including PM Narendra Modi, were seen observing the social distancing during the cabinet meeting on Wednesday. This comes at a time when the nation is battling with the deadly virus.

Covid19: Social distancing at PM Narendra Modi Cabinet meeting

Govt has decided to expand the list of ‘essential services’ to ensure manufacturing of goods like medicines and food material, and their smooth delivery.Govt has decided to expand the list of ‘essential services’ to ensure manufacturing of goods like medicines and food material, and their smooth delivery.

More financial services, manufacturing units exempted from coronavirus lockdown

Govt has decided to expand the list of ‘essential services’ to ensure manufacturing of goods like medicines and food material, and their smooth delivery.Govt has decided to expand the list of ‘essential services’ to ensure manufacturing of goods like medicines and food material, and their smooth delivery.

More financial services, manufacturing units exempted from coronavirus lockdown

While searches for Laxman/Lakshman/Lakshmana Rekha keep spiking time and again, the term has never been Googled as much as since March 24 when PM Modi first used it to explain social distancing.While searches for Laxman/Lakshman/Lakshmana Rekha keep spiking time and again, the term has never been Googled as much as since March 24 when PM Modi first used it to explain social distancing.

Mizoram is Googling the Meaning of 'Lakshman Rekha' After PM's Lockdown Announcement

In his interaction with the people of his parliamentary constituency Varanasi through video conference, Modi urged people to strictly follow the rules of the lockdown.In his interaction with the people of his parliamentary constituency Varanasi through video conference, Modi urged people to strictly follow the rules of the lockdown.

Mahabharata war won in 18 days, but fight against coronavirus will take 21 days, says Modi

In his interaction with the people of his parliamentary constituency Varanasi through video conference, Modi urged people to strictly follow the rules of the lockdown.In his interaction with the people of his parliamentary constituency Varanasi through video conference, Modi urged people to strictly follow the rules of the lockdown.

Mahabharata war won in 18 days, but fight against coronavirus will take 21 days, says Modi

It's still status quo in Kashmir.It's still status quo in Kashmir.

After supporting PM Modi's lockdown amid the pandemic Coronavirus spread, Congress MP P Chidambaram, on Wednesday, suggested a 10-point plan to help the poorAfter supporting PM Modi's lockdown amid the pandemic Coronavirus spread, Congress MP P Chidambaram, on Wednesday, suggested a 10-point plan to help the poor

Chidambaram suggests '10-point plan' to Centre to help India's poor amid 21-day lockdown - Republic World