Hospitals in India are overwhelmed as the country grapples with a second wave of COVID-19. There is a severe shortage of beds, the drug remdesivir, and medical oxygen.
India’s COVID-19 crisis: variants, lack of oxygen tanks, and vaccine confusion
While India led the way in vaccine development, its population is facing a coronavirus crisis. Struggling to roll out the vaccine, India is grappling with saturated hospitals and a lack of oxygen tanks. Additionally, a new variant that's more deadly is concerning experts both domestically and internationally.