Published time: 27 March 2020
Authors: Noble K. Kurian
Keywords: COVID-19, coronavirus, India
Novel Coronavirus infection mediated pandemic started in China in December 2019 and is still killing 1000s of people throughout the world. The second most populous country, India too is fighting against this infectious disease. The country is taking effective measures to curb the pandemic by exerting extensive campaigning on sanitation and strict social distancing measures to quell the explosion of the infection rate. The future of the COVID-19 infections in India still remains unpredictable, so precautionary methods need to be continued until the growth rate of new cases drops below one.
Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in India