Episode 79: When Can Everyone Get A Test?

Hello and welcome to The Moving Curve. I’m Rukmini, a data journalist based in Chennai. Every night on this mini-cast, I consider one question around the novel coronavirus epidemic in India. Tonight, I’m considering this one: can anyone who wants a test get one in India?

The ICMR’s June 23 guidelines are .

The Indian Express article on the new guidelines is .

Supriya Sharma’s report on eastern UP’s lack of testing facilities is .

ICMR’s existing (May 18) testing strategy is .

Priyanka Pulla’s article on the math of antigen testing is .

Thank you for listening. This episode was edited by Anand Krishnamoorthi. Tomorrow — a new question.



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