Politics Muslims mark Ramzan with unprecedented virus lockdowns Updated : April 24, 2020 12:13 PM IST This year, the holy daytime fasting month will be a sombre affair for many across Asia, the Middle East and North Africa. Muslim-majority Malaysia has extended a strict lockdown until mid-May with mosques, schools and most businesses closed -- and police checkpoints set up to catch rulebreakers. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.