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India begins first phase of reopening despite increasing Covid-19 cases


Amritsar/New Delhi/Mumbai/Bangalore, Jun 8 (EFE/EPA).- (Camera: Raminder Pal Singh/Iqbal Abhimanyu/Harish Tyagi/Divyakant Solanki/Jagadeesh NV) India formally began the first phase of relaxing its measures against Covid-19 on Monday, despite a steady increase in the number of cases after more than two months under stringent lockdown.Under the current relaxation, places of worship, malls and restaurants will now be permitted to reopen in most parts of the country.FOOTAGE OF INDIA ON MONDAY.SOUNDBITES OF MOHAMMAD FAISAL, OWNER OF A RESTAURANT IN DELHI.Translation:"There aren't many people around here, they have returned to their home cities so business is pretty slow right now. Now that the confinement has been eased, people will come back and I hope business will resume as well."

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