Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said citizens were ignoring guidelines on social distancing and hand washing. Photo: Reuters Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said citizens were ignoring guidelines on social distancing and hand washing. Photo: Reuters
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said citizens were ignoring guidelines on social distancing and hand washing. Photo: Reuters

Modi warns Indians against ‘negligence’ while extending vast food scheme to offset coronavirus

  • India on Wednesday enters what Modi has called ‘Unlock 2.0’, with many curbs on movement to be relaxed, although some cities are nervous
  • More than 16,000 people have died in India, although experts fear its hospitals will be unable to cope with a steep rise in infections

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said citizens were ignoring guidelines on social distancing and hand washing. Photo: Reuters Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said citizens were ignoring guidelines on social distancing and hand washing. Photo: Reuters
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said citizens were ignoring guidelines on social distancing and hand washing. Photo: Reuters
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