Police check commuters in Mumbai during a planned 15-day lockdown that began on April 14, closing all businesses, services, activities and public places except those deemed essential.

MUMBAI, INDIA APRIL 14: Police personnel checking commuters at Marine Drive after a 15-day-long lockdown to check the spread of Covid-19 cases came into effect, on April 14, 2021 in Mumbai, India. All establishments, public places, activities and services would remain closed. Only services and activities mentioned under essential category would be exempted. (Photo by Bhushan Koyande/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)