articles by Devesh Kumar

India

India isn't flattening the COVID-19 curve; Health ministry must stop making this claim, test more, raise healthcare capacity

So, is India "flattening the curve" with COVID-19 cases? The short answer is NO. While the stringent containment measures implemented by the central government have certainly slowed down the growth of COVID-19 during the lockdown but is that growth rate manageable by our health care systems? The answer is no.