Raghuram Rajan: Lockdown not enough to stop Corona epidemic in the country

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Raghuram Rajan: Lockdown not enough to stop Corona epidemic in the country: Former Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan has said that only a nationwide lockdown is not sufficient to prevent an epidemic like Corona. Rajan said that this is a serious concern, because the lockdown not only prevents people from going to work, but it keeps them at home and not necessarily that these houses are far away according to the archaic system, but also There may also be a slum where people live together.

Highlight

  • Raghuram Rajan said lockdown not enough to stop corona epidemic
  • He also said that the country’s weak infrastructure hinders in fighting this epidemic.
  • So far more than 600 people in the country have been infected with the corona virus
  • 10 people have been killed by this virus so far

In a Bloomberg report, Rajan said, “Corona virus infection is difficult to stop from spreading.” He said that the lockdown will increase the difficulties of the poor sections of the society. The central government has announced a 21-day long lockdown, which has shaken the country’s economy. Millions of people are forced to stay in their homes, due to which the problem of basic amenities like food and medicines has arisen in front of most people.

Weak infrastructure hurdles in battle

Rajan also said that the country’s weak infrastructure is hampering the government’s fight against Corona infection. He said that there is a need to use all resources in dealing with the current health crisis.

Confusion in countries, lack of coordination

The former RBI governor on the global war against the Corona virus said that there could be no denial of confusion and lack of coordination between countries. He said, ‘Every country is nervous, so a little bit of confusion is understandable. You should think about medical supplies in your country before thinking about the rest of the world. ‘

More than 600 vulnerable of Corona Virus in India

The corona virus is spreading rapidly in India and has infected more than 600 people so far. As of Thursday afternoon, 609 cases have been reported. So far 10 people have died due to corona virus. So far, more than 2.65 lakh people have been infected with the corona virus worldwide and more than 21 thousand people have died.

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