India Past Its COVID-19 Peak; Can Effectively Control Pandemic by February End If Strict Protocols Are Followed
Of India's top scientists believe the corona virus pandemic may have peaked in India. Their latest mathematical models suggest India passed its peak of reported infections in September and the pandemic can be controlled by February of next year. All such models assume the obvious people will wear math, avoid large gatherings, maintained social distancing and wash their hands. India has recorded some 7.5 million covert 19 cases and more than 114,000 deaths. So far, India has 1/6 of the world's population and 1/6 of reported Corona virus cases. However, India accounts for only 10% of the world's deaths from the virus.