India ‘took the eye off the ball’ by declaring victory over Covid-19 early

About This Source - FRANCE 24 English

The video item below is a piece of English language content from France 24. France 24 is a French state-owned international news television network based in Paris.

Recent from FRANCE 24 English:

  • Biden seeks to ease trade tensions, rally support at EU talks ahead of Putin meeting
  • Biden rallies NATO support ahead of confrontation with Putin
  • Euro 2020: Spain fail to breakdown resolute Sweden defence
  • FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “India ‘took the eye off the ball’ by declaring victory over Covid-19 early” – below is their description.

    India ‘took the eye off the ball’ by declaring victory over Covid-19 early, while two religious festivals brought large numbers of people into close contact, University of London Senior Lecturer Subir Sinha told FRANCE 24.

    FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel

    Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

    In This Story: COVID-19

    Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

    Symptoms of coronavirus

    The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

    • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
    • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
    • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

    Latest News about Covid-19

    Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

    5 Recent Items: COVID-19

  • Widow guilty of murdering farmer, Free trade deal ironed out | 9 News Australia
  • Thousands enjoy the Barunga Festival in the Northern Territory, despite COVID-19 concerns | ABC News
  • Covid: Ministers confident restrictions will end on 19 July @BBC News live 🔴 BBC
  • Calls to review age limit for AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine after latest death | 7.30
  • GP’s to start administering Pfizer vaccine | Coronavirus | 9 News Australia
  • In This Story: France

    France is a republic and the largest Western European nation. Through expansion and colonisation in the 17th and 18th centuries France became a great power and still retains territories around the world. It has a seat on the UN security council and is the world’s fourth most wealthy country with a high standard of living and strong cultural identity.

    6 Recent Items: France

  • Biden seeks to ease trade tensions, rally support at EU talks ahead of Putin meeting
  • Biden rallies NATO support ahead of confrontation with Putin
  • Euro 2020: Spain fail to breakdown resolute Sweden defence
  • Coronavirus pandemic: ‘Freedom Day’ for England pushed back 4 weeks to July 19
  • Nicaragua stages unprecedented roundup of opposition leaders
  • Mali political crisis: UN calls for free, fair polls minus coup leaders
  • In This Story: India

    India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia. It is the second-most populous country, the seventh-largest country by land area, and the most populous democracy in the world. New Delhi is the capital.

    It has an exceptionally diverse population, with Hindus, Muslims, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists, Jains and other religions speaking over 21 recognised languages.

    2 Recent Items: India

  • NATO leaders declare china security challenge, car swallowed by sinkhole in India | 9 News Australia
  • Xbox E3 2021 Showcase Recap
  • Leave a Comment