India lost 30% GDP to 40 days Lockdown

If you believe methods like keeping on-demand long distance travel completely shut down, moralistic restrictions on alcohol sales and district sized red and green zones are the correct approach to deal with the crisis, you are wrong.The decision to reopen the economy and public transportation is correct. More things need to reopen, and without absurd … Continue reading India lost 30% GDP to 40 days Lockdown

Mental Illness is Real, Stop Pretending !

Mental disorders are among the leading causes of non-fatal disease burden in India. One in seven Indians were affected by mental disorders of varying severity in 2017. The proportional contribution of mental disorders to the total disease burden in India has almost doubled since 1990. Substantial variations exist between states in the burden from different … Continue reading Mental Illness is Real, Stop Pretending !

The man who discovered hands washing could save lives was mocked and considered insane.

Who is Ignaz Semmelweis? Ignaz Philipp Semmelweis born on the 1st of July 1818, died on 13 August 1865 14 days after he was admitted to an insane asylum. He was a Hungarian physician and scientist, now considered as an early pioneer of hand washing or disinfection. Described as the "savior of mothers". Semmelweis discovered … Continue reading The man who discovered hands washing could save lives was mocked and considered insane.

What BJP has done during this Lockdown?

Unlike other nations India had a headstart in terms of isolating & imposing lockdown at the earlier stages of COVID_19 detection. While ideally its expected from Govt to have their services ramp up for scale during this lockdown, but something quite opp has happened for last 2 months. Here's the Ideal Steps in Chronology which … Continue reading What BJP has done during this Lockdown?