Walking, Dodging, Hiding, Waiting: Delhi in the time of the Virus

It isn't as if people aren't bothered about the deathly coronavirus. We are more bothered about a question that has been thrown at us in the throes of the lockdown: Where do we belong? And to whom? A visual report
By: Madhu Kapparath
Published: Apr 2, 2020
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Ramesh Kumar, an attendant at the Bharat Petroleum pump in Connaught Place says he has never seen anything like this before.  They sell less than 20 litres a day, mostly to the delivery-wallas on their bikes. End of shift and Ramesh Kumar is cycling home on borrowed cycle tonight to Dabri Mod, 20 km away, since there are no buses.