Covid sweeps India’s Buddhist monasteries – BBC News

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Buddhist monasteries in India have been hit hard by the country’s deadly second Covid wave.

Hundreds of monks have tested positive as they often study, eat and live together, making it hard to contain an outbreak.

India has recorded nearly 30 million cases and more than 380,000 deaths from the virus so far.

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