Dr Jayaprakash Narayan about the impact of lockdown in India
In an exclusive interview, Foundation for Democratic Reforms General Secretary Dr Jayaprakash Narayan said lockdown is the only option to contain the spread of coronavirus. He stated lockdown is necessary for a country like India with a huge population and poor healthcare system and limited capacity to handle health emergencies like coronavirus. Jayaprakash Narayan mentioned that migrant workers are suffering without food and shelter because of lockdown. He said state governments have limited capacity to reach out to every migrant worker.