A lockdown love story in Bengaluru

Karthik Yermunja, 34, and Kashika Gupta, 28, met and moved in together, all during the national lockdown that began in India last March. Ahead of Valentine’s Day, we sat down with them to discuss how it happened. It wasn’t all hearts and puppies (though they did adopt a dog recently). Here, they discuss what it was like to live together in those strange early months. They’ve settled into their new lives and, all in all, survived better off together than apart, they say. Take a look…