Delhi imposes weekend COVID curfew but election rallies continue

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By Krishna N. Das NEW DELHI (Reuters) -Authorities in India’s capital Delhi on Tuesday ordered people to stay home over coming weekends, with COVID-19 cases quadrupling in a week. Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, the most senior elected official in the capital’s administration, was one of the 37,379 new COVID-19 cases reported in India in the space of 24 hours. Kejriwal, who announced his infection the day after addressing an election rally https://twitter.com/ArvindKejriwal/status/1477938357153927170 without a mask, is among scores of political leaders – including Prime Minister Narendra Modi …

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