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Covid-19: Lessons from history

Targeted social distancing and complete lockdown are the need of the hour

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Coronavirus | GPS devices | epidemic

Soumya Kanti Ghosh & Bikramjit Chaudhuri 



Soumya Kanti Ghosh & Bikramjit Chaudhuri

Data and analytics has been playing a pivotal role in today’s life — from recommendations on what music we might like to hear to automated re-routing by our GPS system. But how must the power of analytics be brought to the fore to negotiate with a disease that is currently threatening the health and economic welfare of people across the globe?

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First Published: Thu, March 19 2020. 22:05 IST

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