COVID cases see a slight dip but experts pitch for nationwide lockdown

Today, a slight dip in the covid cases is witnessed in the country. The number of cases reported today was imperceptibly lesser than the daily count. Many experts say weekend lockdown could be the reason for this downward trend and breaking the transmission chain. Moreover, there is a debate whether India should implement a nationwide lockdown to keep a lid on the transmission. Prime Minister held a meeting with the key stakeholders to decide the need of the hour. Dr. Guleria added that India should focus on Human resources and the supply of free oxygen and make beds available for the covid patients. Further, Dr Guleria adds that there should be an immediate and an aggressive action to decrease the spread.