Watch: Top doctor gives 2 reasons behind Covid surge in India & the way forward

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Published on April 17, 2021 - Duration: 03:19s

Watch: Top doctor gives 2 reasons behind Covid surge in India & the way forward

AIIMS director Dr. Randeep Guleria spoke on the two main causes behind the spike in Covid cases in India.

Dr. Guleria said that a lot of people felt that Covid was over after the vaccine came in January this year.

“This gave an opportunity for the virus to spread itself rapidly,” Dr. Guleria said.

Dr. Guleria added that religious activities should be done in a restricted manner without hurting sentiments in India.

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