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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Babban scrambled to get on this bus to Bareilly that the police allowed on a sudden whim, to prevent the state border from getting choked with stranded migrants. Why the hurry? Because his sister-in-law, who is pregnant, couldn’t bear the thought of him hanging around in Delhi without any money to send home the next month.