Lockdown alone will not extinguish Covid-19: WHO D-G
Thu, Mar 26, 2020, 12:30 PM
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has said that mere lockdowns will not be enough to tackle the coronavirus crisis. WHO Director-General (DG) Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said that while encouraging people to stay indoors will help reduce the pressure on a country's health infrastructure, a specific and targeted approach to curb the virus is imperative. Several countries including India have imposed a lockdown to encourage social distancing as part of the strategy to overcome the coronavirus crisis. Watch the full video for more details.