As the coronavirus continues to spread, many countries are putting their citizens on various forms lockdown. India, China, France, Italy, New Zealand, Poland, and the UK have implemented the world’s largest and most restrictive mass quarantines. Around one in five people in the globe are under various forms of lockdown. They have been ordered to stay home, as this is a critical week for responding to the accelerating coronavirus pandemic.
UK and Australia are NOT having 6 months lockdown, that is a rumour only.
More details at theguardian.