A health worker administers a Covid-19 vaccine dose to a farmer in Gujarat. Photo: Reuters A health worker administers a Covid-19 vaccine dose to a farmer in Gujarat. Photo: Reuters
A health worker administers a Covid-19 vaccine dose to a farmer in Gujarat. Photo: Reuters

India’s asylum seekers vulnerable to Covid-19 infection with no access to vaccines

  • Since the start of the pandemic last year, India has reported more than 31 million cases and more than 424,000 deaths
  • However, activists are concerned that advocating for vaccination for refugees could backfire if the issue becomes politicised

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A health worker administers a Covid-19 vaccine dose to a farmer in Gujarat. Photo: Reuters A health worker administers a Covid-19 vaccine dose to a farmer in Gujarat. Photo: Reuters
A health worker administers a Covid-19 vaccine dose to a farmer in Gujarat. Photo: Reuters
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