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  1. India: Lockdown may have to continue, PM Modi tells party leaders

    The Prime Minister held forth on the issue at a high level video meet with political leaders today. He indicated at the meeting that most of the suggestions he has got so far are for an extension of the full lockdown, or for the lockdown to not be lifted in one go, in order to combat the spread of infection more efficiently.

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    India
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    Society
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    By Deepak Dhawan, India Today, Tiemes of India
    Modi drops hints about possible extension of coronavirus lockdown
  2.  Coronavirus India: Number of cases rises to 519

     Coronavirus cases in the country crossed 500 and one more death from the infection reported on Tuesday taking the toll to 9. Almost the entire country was in lockdown after the government imposed restrictions in 606 districts.

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    Asia
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    Society
     Coronavirus India: Number of cases rises to 519-  Getty Images