Lockdown Like Pause Button, Testing Only Solution to Defeat Coronavirus, Rahul Gandhi Tells Govt
Biggest weapon against COVID-19 is testing-testing at scale so you know where the virus is moving and you can isolate, target and fight it he also added in his statement.
“In no way does a lockdown defeat the virus. It helps only to stop the virus for a short while. The only way to do this is to increase testing and chasing the virus and going beyond and this is my advice to the government use testing,” the Congress MP said, addressing the media through a video app.
Right now, he said, the government was chasing the virus, which would never give the correct picture of the pandemic in India.
“Currently testing levels are too low. I am proposing scaling up testing. One advice to the government is, push testing aggressively. Maximise testing and use testing strategically, to assist states in their fight,” Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said while addressing