India orders ‘total lockdown’ of 1.3 billion people in fight against COVID-19

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has ordered that every one of the country’s 1.3 billion residents will be barred from going outside for 21 days commencing at midnight. It is the most extensive stay-at-home order passed yet in the world’s fight against the pandemic and puts almost a fifth of the planet’s population into confinement. Mr … Continue reading India orders ‘total lockdown’ of 1.3 billion people in fight against COVID-19