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India to go under total virus lockdown, says PM Modi

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India's 1.3 billion people will go under "total lockdown" for 21 days to combat the spread of the coronavirus, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday, sparking panic buying.

[NEW DELHI] India's 1.3 billion people will go under "total lockdown" for 21 days to combat the spread of the coronavirus, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday, sparking panic buying.

"From 12 midnight today (1830 GMT Tuesday), the entire country will be in lockdown, total...

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