In pics: From politicians to common man, Indians practice social distancing

Topics Coronavirus | New Delhi | Lockdown

 

Social distancing has been stressed on repeatedly ever since the coronavirus outbreak the entire country in late January.

Here's a look at how people from different walks of life are practising social distancing at a time when the number of Covid-19 patients in the country has gone beyond the 2000-mark.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh chairs a meeting of Group of Ministers (GoMs) to review the measures undertaken to fight COVID-19, in New Delhi. Photo: PTI

 

 

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Police personnel distribute masks among homeless people who are taking refuge at a sports complex during the nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi. Photo: PTI

 

 

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RSS workers distribute ration among sex workers at GB Road during a nationwide lockdown amid the coronavirus outbreak, in New Delhi. Photo: PTI

 

 

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Police personnel distribute food among the needy during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, outside New Delhi Railway Station. Photo: PTI

 

 

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Children maintain social distance as they stand in a queue for food at a relief camp, during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus outbreak, in Patna. Photo: PTI

 

 

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People maintain social distance as they read holy scriptures sitting outside their homes during lockdown amid coronavirus outbreak, in Amritsar. Photo: PTI

 

 

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People stand in a queue to buy milk at a shop during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Mathura. Photo: PTI

 

 

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Homeless people take refuge at a sports complex during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi. Photo: PTI

 

 

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Volunteers serve food to the needy during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus outbreak, in Patna. Photo: PTI

 


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