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As the sole bread winner for his family of three, Devender Singh delivers eight to 10 orders each day, down from about 20 when supplies and order volumes were normal.

New Delhi

THREE days after India imposed a nationwide lockdown, Devender Singh revved up his motorcycle to deliver meat and eggs to customers - but his heart was in his mouth as he closed in on a police barricade on a deserted New Delhi road.

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