India lockdown

India allows rural poor to work in virus lockdown

India allows rural poor to work in virus lockdown

Millions of people in rural India will be allowed back to work next week despite a nationwide coronavirus lockdown, the government said Wednesday, as it conceded the hardships of shutting its vital farming economy were too great. Restrictions on movement in the world’s second-most populous nation of 1.3 billion people — put in place in […]