Indians celebrate Diwali at the Sikh Temple in Wan Chai. Photo: K.Y. Cheng Indians celebrate Diwali at the Sikh Temple in Wan Chai. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
Indians celebrate Diwali at the Sikh Temple in Wan Chai. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

India fears Diwali celebrations will bring surge in coronavirus

  • As festival season approaches, health experts fear India’s modest success of recent weeks is about to turn a corner
  • Kerala’s response to Covid-19 had been praised by the UN as recently as June, but since the 10-day Onam festival it has become India’s worst-hit state

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Indians celebrate Diwali at the Sikh Temple in Wan Chai. Photo: K.Y. Cheng Indians celebrate Diwali at the Sikh Temple in Wan Chai. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
Indians celebrate Diwali at the Sikh Temple in Wan Chai. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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