Is India heading towards a possible fourth COVID-19 wave? | The Hindu Parley podcast

Masking and vaccination, the best tools we have today, are the need of the hour

Updated - April 28, 2022 08:28 pm IST

Published - April 21, 2022 09:50 pm IST

The number of fresh cases of COVID-19 in the country has been going up steadily in Delhi and Maharashtra, considered bellwether States in the country, as far as the pandemic goes. Is this an indication of a further COVID-19 wave in India, and what are the precautions that people and health systems have to take in order to avoid devastation on a scale as was seen during the second wave.

Here we discuss the possible scenarios.

Guests: Prabhdeep Kaur, deputy director, National Institute of Epidemiology of ICMR; J. Radhakrishnan, Health Secretary, Tamil Nadu government

Host: Ramya Kannan

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