In a matter of weeks, the deadly new wave has devastated countless lives. Can leaders help?
The world can only do so much to help India as the populous nation faces a deadly new wave of COVID-19. We’ve seen startling videos and images of hospitals turning away patients, doctors pleading for help, and public parking lots turned into makeshift crematoriums for families to perform the final rites for their loved ones. The healthcare system has crumbled under the overwhelming number of patients and has faced a dire oxygen shortage, a crucial treatment for severe COVID patients.