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India on 14-hour lockdown to fight coronavirus

A monkey crosses the road near India's Presidential Palace during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, New Delhi, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

A monkey crosses the road near India's Presidential Palace during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, New Delhi, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

A monkey crosses the road near India's Presidential Palace during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, New Delhi, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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A nearly empty road is seen next to Jama Masjid (Grand Mosque) during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease in the country, in the old quarters of Delhi, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

A nearly empty road is seen next to Jama Masjid (Grand Mosque) during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease in the country, in the old quarters of Delhi, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

A nearly empty road is seen next to Jama Masjid (Grand Mosque) during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease in the country, in the old quarters of Delhi, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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Trains are seen parked at a railway station during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Mumbai, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

Trains are seen parked at a railway station during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Mumbai, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

Trains are seen parked at a railway station during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Mumbai, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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A view shows Howrah bridge during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Kolkata, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A view shows Howrah bridge during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Kolkata, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A view shows Howrah bridge during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Kolkata, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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A view shows empty roads during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Kolkata, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A view shows empty roads during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Kolkata, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A view shows empty roads during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Kolkata, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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A combination picture shows Howrah bridge March 20, 2020 (top) and after India launched a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Kolkata, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A combination picture shows Howrah bridge March 20, 2020 (top) and after India launched a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Kolkata, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A combination picture shows Howrah bridge March 20, 2020 (top) and after India launched a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Kolkata, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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A view shows empty roads during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Ahmedabad, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A view shows empty roads during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Ahmedabad, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A view shows empty roads during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Ahmedabad, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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A view shows an empty road during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Mumbai, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A view shows an empty road during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Mumbai, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A view shows an empty road during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Mumbai, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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A view shows empty roads after India launched a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Srinagar, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

A view shows empty roads after India launched a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Srinagar, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

A view shows empty roads after India launched a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Srinagar, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Ismail
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A combination picture shows traffic moving along roads March 20, 2020 (top) and after India launched a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Ahmedabad, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A combination picture shows traffic moving along roads March 20, 2020 (top) and after India launched a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Ahmedabad, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A combination picture shows traffic moving along roads March 20, 2020 (top) and after India launched a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Ahmedabad, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Passenger trains are parked at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus railway station during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Mumbai, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

Passenger trains are parked at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus railway station during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Mumbai, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

Passenger trains are parked at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus railway station during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Mumbai, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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A view of deserted roads along Bandra during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Mumbai, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A view of deserted roads along Bandra during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Mumbai, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A view of deserted roads along Bandra during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Mumbai, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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General view shows a deserted national highway during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in New Delhi, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

General view shows a deserted national highway during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in New Delhi, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

General view shows a deserted national highway during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in New Delhi, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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Members of Fire and Emergency Services decontaminate a road during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Ahmedabad, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Members of Fire and Emergency Services decontaminate a road during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Ahmedabad, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Members of Fire and Emergency Services decontaminate a road during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Ahmedabad, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Members of Fire and Emergency Services decontaminate a road during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Ahmedabad, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Members of Fire and Emergency Services decontaminate a road during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Ahmedabad, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Members of Fire and Emergency Services decontaminate a road during a 14-hour long curfew to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country, in Ahmedabad, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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People clap and bang utensils from their balconies to cheer for emergency personnel and sanitation workers who are on the frontlines in the fight against coronavirus, in Mumbai, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

People clap and bang utensils from their balconies to cheer for emergency personnel and sanitation workers who are on the frontlines in the fight against coronavirus, in Mumbai, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

People clap and bang utensils from their balconies to cheer for emergency personnel and sanitation workers who are on the frontlines in the fight against coronavirus, in Mumbai, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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Residents clap and bang utensils from their balconies to cheer for emergency personnel and sanitation workers who are on the frontlines in the fight against coronavirus, in Noida, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

Residents clap and bang utensils from their balconies to cheer for emergency personnel and sanitation workers who are on the frontlines in the fight against coronavirus, in Noida, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

Residents clap and bang utensils from their balconies to cheer for emergency personnel and sanitation workers who are on the frontlines in the fight against coronavirus, in Noida, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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Residents clap and bang utensils from their balcony to cheer for emergency personnel and sanitation workers who are on the frontlines in the fight against coronavirus, in Ahmedabad, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Residents clap and bang utensils from their balcony to cheer for emergency personnel and sanitation workers who are on the frontlines in the fight against coronavirus, in Ahmedabad, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Residents clap and bang utensils from their balcony to cheer for emergency personnel and sanitation workers who are on the frontlines in the fight against coronavirus, in Ahmedabad, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Residents clap and bang utensils from their balconies to cheer for emergency personnel and sanitation workers who are on the frontlines in the fight against coronavirus, in Noida, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

Residents clap and bang utensils from their balconies to cheer for emergency personnel and sanitation workers who are on the frontlines in the fight against coronavirus, in Noida, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

Residents clap and bang utensils from their balconies to cheer for emergency personnel and sanitation workers who are on the frontlines in the fight against coronavirus, in Noida, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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Residents clap and bang utensils to cheer for emergency personnel and sanitation workers who are on the frontlines in the fight against coronavirus, in Ahmedabad, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Residents clap and bang utensils to cheer for emergency personnel and sanitation workers who are on the frontlines in the fight against coronavirus, in Ahmedabad, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Residents clap and bang utensils to cheer for emergency personnel and sanitation workers who are on the frontlines in the fight against coronavirus, in Ahmedabad, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Residents clap and bang utensils from their balconies to cheer for emergency personnel and sanitation workers who are on the frontlines in the fight against coronavirus, in Mumbai, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

Residents clap and bang utensils from their balconies to cheer for emergency personnel and sanitation workers who are on the frontlines in the fight against coronavirus, in Mumbai, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

Residents clap and bang utensils from their balconies to cheer for emergency personnel and sanitation workers who are on the frontlines in the fight against coronavirus, in Mumbai, India, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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A priest recites mass for a live telecast in an empty church following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mumbai, India, March 21, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A priest recites mass for a live telecast in an empty church following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mumbai, India, March 21, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A priest recites mass for a live telecast in an empty church following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mumbai, India, March 21, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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A priest recites mass for a live telecast in an empty church following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mumbai, India, March 21, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A priest recites mass for a live telecast in an empty church following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mumbai, India, March 21, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A priest recites mass for a live telecast in an empty church following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mumbai, India, March 21, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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