Police patrolled the streets of Guayaquil, Ecuador, as authorities encouraged residents to stay at home amid the coronavirus pandemic on April 1.
There were 2,240 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Ecuador and 75 people had died from the virus by April 1, according to the World Health Organization.
There were reports of corpses being left in people’s homes due to strict lockdown requirements in the city. Authorities said they would create a task force to deal with the issue. Credit: Policia Ecuador via Storyful