India, March 26 -- Nobody among us has experienced anything of this sort in our lives. What we are experiencing right now is new to everyone, so we just have to be patient, remain safe and hope that it will pass.

In West Bengal, the lockdown began on Monday. This is new for our state but some of the other states in the country have been locked down for longer. And of course, virtually the whole world has gone into a lockdown. All we can do is pray that everything will get back on track.

I have an uncle who is 80-years-old and an aunt who live in the UK. I am worried for them, but they are at home and being very careful. The UK has always been like my second home and it is very sad to see that things are very bad over there too.

What ha...