No Real Covid Flattening In Delhi, Could Be Testing Error: Epidemiologist Ramanan Laxminarayan
While both the Delhi government and the Centre are trying to take the credit of efforts to contain the spread of Coronavirus in the national capital, experts believe that the real picture might not be what it looks like. Eminent epidemiologist Dr Ramanan Laxminarayan, who is also Director of the US-based Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics and Policy, tells Outlook in an interview that it is the testing error which shows Delhi's Covid-19 situation improving. Excerpts:
Q: Do you think Delhi's Covid-19 curve is flattening?
There is no real flattening happening in Delhi.