Ghaziabad, March 27 -- Ghaziabad In the last two days since the initiation of the countrywide lockdown announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Ghaziabad police have been receiving calls from people lamenting that they had no money to buy food items. The police said that they have been receiving calls from areas such as Loni and Khoda; about 130-140 calls were received since Wednesday.

"I used to earn Rs.200-250 daily but my has work has been suffering ever since the recent large-scale violence in Delhi. Now with the lockdown, the entire work stopped. I used to purchase 5kg flour every three days for my wife and three children; it would suffice for 2-3 days. Now we don't have any ration left," said Mohammad Naim, a rickshaw puller fr...