Op-ed: Why India is losing its grip over COVID?

Dr. Partha Chatterjee, HoD Economics wrote on the COVID policy situation in India in The Hindu Business Line. 

Why India is losing its grip over COVID?

India is in the grip of the second wave of Covid-19. A pall of gloom has descended across the nation. Daily infections are at a record high, oxygen and medicine are scarce, even crematoriums and burial grounds have run out of capacity. Several States have announced lockdowns.

This situation will no doubt have a long-term impact on all our lives, whether we be directly affected by the virus or not. It is not only lives, but livelihoods too are at stake. The economic impact is likely to be substantial. Click here to read the full article.