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Covid crisis: Below 2% infected, 98% of India still vulnerable, says govt

Data shows spread of Covid is much higher in US, France and other countries

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Ruchika Chitravanshi  |  New Delhi 



People violating Social distancing norms at a vegetable market in  Dadar on Sunday.
People violating Social distancing norms at a vegetable market in Dadar

The government on Tuesday said that it had managed to control the spread of Covid-19 in the country through its field efforts with just 1.8 per cent of the total population catching the virus so far, lower than many other countries including the US, France, Italy, Brazil, Russia and Germany.

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First Published: Wed, May 19 2021. 00:37 IST

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