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India’s Massive Lockdown Sees Trucking Skid to a Halt

Truck Depots, Highways Checkpoints And Migrant Workers Walking on Foot As India Closes State Borders
Photographer: Anindito Mukherjee/Bloomberg

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The world’s biggest lockdown has brought transportation of goods in India close to a halt, even though the federal government has exempted the sector from restrictions to halt the spread of coronavirus.