“Sabka Swasthya, Sabka Vikas should be India’s new slogan”

The Indian government's approach to containing COVID-19 has been akin to using a sledge-hammer (bada hatauri) to swat a fly or a mosquito. In the process, those suffering from other illnesses are suffering terribly as are migrant workers and the poor, says public health expert Dr Vikram Patel in an exclusive interview with Newsclick.  

First published in NewsClick.