PHOTOS: Getting used to the lockdown in Mumbai

15 new cases of coronavirus were reported in Maharashtra on Monday according to health officials, bringing the total number of cases to 89 in the state, the highest in the entire country. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) said that a 68-year-old man from Philippines, who tested positive for coronavirus infection and later negative, has died at a hospital. Meanwhile, Bhutan and Nepal have sealed their land borders with India in order to limit the spread of coronavirus. India continues to provide support to nationals stranded in various parts of the world.

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A railway employee talks on the phone inside an empty train compartment after railway services were shutdown by the authorities to limit the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mumbai. (REUTERS)

A railway employee talks on the phone inside an empty train compartment after railway services were shutdown by the authorities to limit the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mumbai. (REUTERS)

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Ajay Kewat, a bank employee, poses for a photograph inside his house in Mumbai. (reuters)

Ajay Kewat, a bank employee, poses for a photograph inside his house in Mumbai. (reuters)

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Shaikh Bahaduresha, a taxi driver, poses for a photograph on a street in Mumbai. (REUTERS)

Shaikh Bahaduresha, a taxi driver, poses for a photograph on a street in Mumbai. (REUTERS)

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People rush with their vehicles rush to petrol pumps to fill tanks during the lockdown. (PTI)

People rush with their vehicles rush to petrol pumps to fill tanks during the lockdown. (PTI)

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Men wearing protective masks walk inside the premises of a hospital where a special ward has been set up for the coronavirus disease. (REUTERS)

Men wearing protective masks walk inside the premises of a hospital where a special ward has been set up for the coronavirus disease. (REUTERS)

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A man shows his hand which was stamped by airport authorities as he was advised for home quarantine after he arrived from overseas. (REUTERS)

A man shows his hand which was stamped by airport authorities as he was advised for home quarantine after he arrived from overseas. (REUTERS)

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