Predictions and Role of Interventions for COVID-19 Outbreak in India

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Four months since the first case of COVID-19 in Wuhan, China, the SARS-CoV-2 virus has engulfed the world and COVID-19 has been declared a global pandemic. The number of confirmed cases worldwide stands at a staggering 303,594 (as of 6:00 PM EST March 21, 2020). Of these, only 315 confirmed cases are from India (Figure 1), the world’s largest democracy with a population of 1.34 billion (compare China at 1.39 billion and USA at 325.7 million). Read More.