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India enters 'total lockdown' after spike in cases

Sarah Best

31st March 2020

How do you lockdown a city, or even an entire country as a result of COVID-19?

India faced this very question last week when it was announced that a nationwide lockdown would come into force, meaning that "there would be a total ban on venturing out of your homes," this came from India's Prime Minister, Narendra Modi. This came into effect on March, 25th.

This article could be used be used for the Global Development unit (global development, underdevelopment, global inequality), as well as Crime and Deviance (social order and social control).

Sarah Best

Sarah is a passionate full-time Head of Sociology and Psychology and has worked in a variety in schools in the UK, and she is currently working in a British international school. She is keen to develop and boost the profile of both subjects.

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