Arrow Artboard Created with Sketch. Artboard Created with Sketch. Title Chevron Title Chevron Icon Facebook Icon Linkedin Icon Mail Contact Path Layer Icon Mail Positive Arrow Icon Print Opinion Lockdown shows up public face of India's gender inequality Men can loiter on the streets but women find much less space available to them
June 23, 2020 03:00 JST | India A woman from a slum shouts about scarcity of food supply in Mumbai on Apr. 14: India's lockdown has led to a humanitarian crisis of epic proportions.
© AP Priyanka Borpujari is a former Fulbright scholar and an award-winning journalist living between Mumbai and Tokyo.
As India imposed its lockdown in March to contain the spread of COVID-19, I imagined all the ways it would make my experience of being out and about in public as a woman easier.
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