Oh, 2020. As a now (in)famous meme goes, What is this behaviour? In 2020’s last episode of Sound, Fury & 4G, we take stock of the uncharted territory that all of us found ourselves in this year and the ways in which Khabar Lahariya grappled with it — sometimes in the frenzy, sometimes quiet in the eye of the storm.
“It took me a while to wrap my head around what was happening,” says KL Editor in Chief, Kavita. “When we first started reading about the Coronavirus in the news… and then when the 1 day public curfew was announced I still did not understand how this will help stop the disease. Then came the 21-day lockdown announcement and I found myself face to face with my disbelief. That such a tiny germ, so small you can’t even see it, is going to halt and ruin the entire country.”