Covid-19 may infect 50% Indians by 2020-end if lockdown lifted: Virologist1 min read . Updated: 28 May 2020, 11:47 PM IST
- V. Ravi, the head of neurovirology at Nimhans, says massive spreading of the virus is 'inevitable' in the near future
- Ravi says that the H1N1 had a mortality rate of over 6% but did not necessitate a lockdown since there was no social media to create this sort of panic a few years ago
Bengaluru: The further lifting of lockdown restrictions post 31 May is only likely to add to the surge in Covid-19 cases and will end up infecting half the country by the end of the year, a senior virologist said.
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