Associated Press

Associated Press 20 May 2020

Sikh kitchens feed New Delhi's masses in lockdown

Description:

For centuries the Bangla Sahib Gurdwara in India's capital city has served free meals to people from all religions, keeping in line with the Sikh tradition of service. But during the country's ongoing coronavirus lockdown, religious gatherings are banned and there are no visitors to serve. (May 21)


It has been two weeks since the UK was placed under lockdown in a bid to stop the spread of COVID-19.

Over the last fortnight, lives up and down the country have changed as we adjust to a new way of living.

Sky's Nick Martin reports on those living in lockdown.
It has been two weeks since the UK was placed under lockdown in a bid to stop the spread of COVID-19.

Over the last fortnight, lives up and down the country have changed as we adjust to a new way of living.

Sky's Nick Martin reports on those living in lockdown.
In the first of a series of special reports on life in lockdown from across the UK, Sky News travelled to Cornwall to see how the restrictions are affecting people there.

While there are warnings if tourists stay away this summer it could destroy many local businesses, some are finding ways to adapt in difficult times.

#COVID19
As part of a series of special reports on life in lockdown across the UK, Sky News is visiting Cornwall, Wales, Scotland and the Midlands to see how the movement restrictions are affecting people and their lives.

In this special report, Sky News correspondent Mark Stone has been to a food bank in Coventry which is ramping up supply to help reach the most vulnerable. And he meets nurses in Stratford-upon-Avon who are trying to cope with a major drop in funding.

#COVID19

Share Video:

Embed Video:

Recommended News

Life in Lockdown: How the Midlands is coping
07:12
20 Apr 2020   Sky News
Life in Lockdown: North of England
06:37
23 Apr 2020   Sky News
Life in Lockdown: Wales
07:01
24 Apr 2020   Sky News
Life in lockdown: Northern Ireland
06:13
25 Apr 2020   Sky News