- Mar 30, 2021
You are correct in your assessment but grim reality is majority Indian population doesn't understand scientific logic. Many still refuses to believe that coronavirus is real they belive it some gov conspiracy. Most uneducated or less educated people don't even understand concept of microbiology. They don't have even a faint concept of what a virus is.People are ultimately responsible for their own health given the state of healthcare or lack thereof.
People throught this was over, they don't realize it will be with us for years and mutate every year into something different, not always more dangerous but still different enough that tests and vaccines will need to evolve as well.
We need to plan our lives around this.
It is really hard to expect these people to behave like highly educated first world citizens like Sweden.
Below is what a sitting CM said with a straight face.
“I invite all devotees across the world to come to Haridwar and take a holy dip in the Ganga during Mahakumbh. Nobody will be stopped in the name of Covid-19 as we are sure the faith in God will overcome the fear of the virus,”
- CM Rawat
Assuring devotees of removing all “unnecessary” restrictions for Haridwar Mahakumbh, Uttarakhand chief minister Tirath Singh Rawat said on Saturday that the “faith of devotees will overcome the fear of Covid-19” in the mega event that will begin from April 1