One bed, two patients: India’s hospitals overwhelmed by rising Covid-19 infections

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South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “One bed, two patients: India’s hospitals overwhelmed by rising Covid-19 infections” – below is their description.

The Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Narayan Hospital in New Delhi, one of India’s largest hospitals that only treats coronavirus cases, is so overwhelmed by Covid-19 cases that patients are being placed two to a bed. India had reported record-high cases of more than 200,000 new infections on April 16, 2021, as the country continues to battle a second coronavirus wave.

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