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Coronavirus: 13 Indian States Go Under Complete Lockdown

As Coronavirus cases climbed to 396 on Sunday, India prepared for an extended lockdown as 13 states announced a complete lockdown till the end of the month and the Centre announced a lockdown in 80 of the most affected districts across India. The shutdown is part of an effort to break the chain of transmission, said the Health Ministry even as the death toll rose to seven as three patients – one each in Gujarat, Maharashtra and Bihar died. Watch full bulletin.

Updated : 23 March 2020, 11:31 AM