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The Throes of COVID Melancholia

N Ananthakrishnan

Keywords : Coronavirus, Job loss, Lockdowns, Vaccines

Citation Information : Ananthakrishnan N. The Throes of COVID Melancholia. 2021; 14 (3):73-73.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10084-13117

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 30-10-2021

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2021; The Author(s).


The human mankind faced a miserable life due to the ignorance and wrath of the coronavirus. The imposition of lockdowns and restrictions led to job loss and global recessions. A ray of hope after the first wave was due to the vaccine's arrival, but yet there was hesitancy due to suspicions and rumors. The virus had come back with full vigor during the second wave with countless pyres burned. The country faced a severe crisis in terms of a shortage of vaccines, drugs, beds, and oxygen. Still, it is not known when this would end—all will be well only when the human mankind works as one.

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