Ashok Mehendale

Department of Community Medicine, Acharya Vinoba Bhave Rural Hospital, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences (DU), India


  • Research   
    Impact of Covid-19 in India
    Author(s): Prithveesh Narang, Komal N Muneshwar* and Ashok Mehendale

    India is the second largest populous country suffering from the pandemic due to Corona Virus. Social separation and lockdown rules were implemented, but they had a negative influence on economic situation of our country. While there was a negative toll on the economy and the human interaction of our country, environment was the only sector which was positively impacted. During early December in 2019, the first Corona Virus epidemic was announced in Wuhan, Hubei Province, the WHO (World Health Organisation) declared an outbreak a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) on 30th January, 2020, and on 20th February, 2020, WHO formally recognised this epidemic of coronavirus disease as COVID-19, where CO stands for Corona, VI-Virus D-Disease, and 19 for 2019 as that was the year this infection first caused an epidemic. The Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 ca.. Read More»

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