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Members of Bochasanwasi Akshar Purushottam Sanstha (BAPS) pack vegetables inside a community kitchen to be distributed amongst poor people during a 21-day nationwide lockdown to limit the spreading of Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Ahmedabad, India, March 27, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

PHOTOS: India in lockdown - Day #3

India is in a total 21-day lockdown to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. As a country of 1.3 billion comes to a standstill for three weeks, here’s a look at images that portray the bitter reality of this crisis: exodus of migrants, panic buying, desolate urban hubs and an eerie silence on the usually raucous streets.

(Images: Reuters and Getty)

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