4 min read.Updated: 28 May 2021, 10:52 AM ISTKapil Viswanathan,Preetha Reddy
We must keep health system reserves on guard against future shocks just as we have armed defences
By the time this column is published, the second wave of covid in India is likely to have peaked. Some months later, a third wave may come and go. Further in the future, we will no doubt see the end of this pandemic, and a return to some form of normalcy. But after all this is behind us, what lessons would we have learnt about our public health system, globally?