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80% immunity rate !!!

A man peacefully sleeping in the times of COVID 19 virus. A doctor told me today that there are just about 1,50,000 testing kits in India to detect COVID 19 virus in the country. Each kit tests around 10 samples. And these kits are not made in India. For one, we had two whole months to get prepared since it the virus breached China, we just laughed at people who warned about the impending threat. In two months our preparation was only that much. Therefore we are relying on banging taalies and other theatrics. This virus is bound to spread and it spreads very rapidly than the other Corona viruses  that we have encountered in the past like SARS etc. But unlike the last time, the death rate with this virus is only about 2-3%. But since the infection rate is very high, even the three percent would weigh heavily on our (also the world) health care system. Now, over the years thanks to the neo liberal politics that we have been witnessing the world over the public health sys