COVID-19 news round-up: Canada and Australia pull out of Olympics, India in lockdown and other updates

Photo courtesy: Twitter/@airnewsalerts
Photo courtesy: Twitter/@airnewsalerts

As COVID-19 continues its march across the globe, Connected to India brings you a round-up of the big news from Singapore, India, the US and the Olympics. 

Singapore shuts borders, India goes into lockdown and Canada pulls out of the Tokyo Olympics. Punam Sharrma brings you all these details and more: 


Punam Sharrma
Punam Sharrma – Head of Content

Punam is an accomplished Broadcast Professional with over 21 years of hands-on experience in anchoring news and sports-based programs. A Chevening Scholar at Cardiff University, she worked as an Editor, Anchor and Producer for organisations like ESPN, TV Today and India Today. Recognised as the first Indian female news anchor for international sports broadcaster at ESPN. Out of box thinker with innovative programming initiatives that led to winning of prestigious awards.


How do you spend your time during Covid19 stay at home?

  • Watching movies and shows on Netflix, Aamazon Prime etc.
  • Physical activity, exercise, yoga, HIIT etc
  • Playing online games, PS4, X-box.
  • Reading books.
  • Making a list things you will do once this is over
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