India has been victim to a massive Covid-19 second-wave outbreak, labelled by many as the worst healthcare emergency in India’s recent past. The cases are over 360,000 per day, with the daily deaths reaching more than 3,200. The total death toll is over 200,000 and is believed to be an undercount. According to the WHO, this surge is due to a “perfect storm” of factors, which include low vaccination rates, large gatherings and increasingly contagious variants. Only 9% of the population has been vaccinated, and many states have run out of vaccines as of Friday. …

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