Passengers have their temperatures taken at Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport in Kolkata. Photo: AFP Passengers have their temperatures taken at Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport in Kolkata. Photo: AFP
Passengers have their temperatures taken at Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport in Kolkata. Photo: AFP
Shashi Tharoor
Opinion

Opinion

Asian Angle by Shashi Tharoor

India, a coronavirus catastrophe waiting to happen?

  • India’s sprawling, populous and high-density cities offer fertile ground for the virus, yet the country’s defences pale in comparison to China’s
  • So far, it has been lucky. We must hope it stays that way

Passengers have their temperatures taken at Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport in Kolkata. Photo: AFP Passengers have their temperatures taken at Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport in Kolkata. Photo: AFP
Passengers have their temperatures taken at Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport in Kolkata. Photo: AFP
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