India reports 78 fresh cases on day 1 of 3-week lockdown
With 21 new Covid-19 infections, Maharashtra continues to lead in the national tally of 635
Govt warns that those jumping home quarantine will be punished under the Indian Penal Code
NEW DELHI : India reported 78 new cases of novel coronavirus infections on Wednesday as the country entered a 21-day lockdown to slow the expanding pandemic, taking the total positive cases to 635. The toll remained at 10, the same as on Tuesday, and 43 people recovered.