Livelihoods Vs Lockdowns; How will India defeat COVID 2.0?

TIMES NOW brings to you a ground reportage on India’s COVID crisis, the Finger on India’s health pulse, States mull total lockdowns. As per the experts they have warned of implications. The debate currently arises of livelihoods versus lockdowns. But amidst all the chaos, what is the best way forward? ‘The entire state including the auto sector is extremely about the current situation’, says Sulajja Firodia Motwani, Founder and CEO, Kinetic Green and Vice Chairperson, Kinetic Group. ‘Auto buying, in economic terms, is a discretionary purchase and it requires the sentiment to be very positive’, adds Shashank Srivastava, VP, Maruti Suzuki. He further adds, ‘Labour is an important input for automobile production’. Sulajja adds, ‘This pandemic has created a larger acceptance for electric vehicles’.