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More Than 3 Billion Told to Stay at Home Worldwide Over Coronavirus Outbreak, Says Report

People wearing protective masks in Paris, France (Image: REUTERS)

People wearing protective masks in Paris, France (Image: REUTERS)

Most of the countries concerned, including Argentina, Britain, France, India and Italy as well as many US states, have imposed mandatory lockdown measures.

  • AFP Paris
  • Last Updated: March 25, 2020, 9:52 PM IST
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More than three billion people have been asked to stay home in almost 70 countries and territories as governments battle the coronavirus pandemic sweeping the globe, according to an AFP tally on Wednesday.

Most of the countries concerned, including Argentina, Britain, France, India and Italy as well as many US states, have imposed mandatory lockdown measures. Others have introduced curfews, quarantines and other social distancing recommendations.

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