Effective Public Health Measures Assist Ladakh in Containment of COVID-19
India has reported more than 90,000 cases and 3029 deaths of COVID-19 from 33 States/ UTs as on 18.05.2020. Central and State governments are taking various public health measures to contain the spread of disease. Central team was deputed to Ladakh to assist the newly created UT to firm up their response against COVID-19 as pilgrims were set to return from Iran from where more than 3000 cases had been reported by early March. The present article gives insight into how streamlining public health preparedness at the beginning of an outbreak can help contain it efficiently.
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Kishore J, Kaur S, Waghmare M, Jain SK, Chauhan H, Singh SK. Effective Public Health Measures Assist Ladakh in Containment of COVID-19. Epidem Int 2020; 5(3): 6-9.
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