Podcast: view on COVID-19 in West Bengal

India is breaking records of COVID-19 positive cases across the world. Daily cases in the country have hit a new high of over three lakhs. In West Bengal too, one in every three people in West Bengal is testing positive. For the past few days, there have been calls on social media pleading for beds in Kolkata. The election climate though seems apathetic to the pandemic.

In a podcast with Suno India, India’s leading podcast platform, Dr Soumyadeep Bhaumik discusses with Ms Suryatapa Mukherjee talks about :

  • how lack of national #lockdown is killing the poor – no equity
  • need to focus on prevention & think beyond biomedical lens- not just vaccines
  • Need to fix accountability.
  • Learnings which Delhi offers for West Bengal \

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