Epidemic and Challenges of Coronavirus Disease-2019 (COVID-19): India Response

28 Pages Posted: 7 Apr 2020

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Prem Chaurasiya

Sagar Institute of Science and Technology (SISTec)

Pragati Pandey

National Institute of Mental Health Rehabilitation

Upendra Rajak

Rajeev Gandhi Memorial College Engineering & Technology

Krishnakant Dhakar

Shri Govindram Seksaria (SGS) Institute of Technology and Science (SGSITS)

Manoj Verma

Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technical University

Tikendranath Verma

Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT), Bhopal

Date Written: April 2, 2020

Abstract

Towards the end of 2019, emergence of a Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome in China called COVID-19 has created International Public Emergency and caused a worldwide outbreak. The COVID-19 influence is continuously increasing despite global containment and quarantine efforts. This study shows the updated number of confirmed cases along with death rates globally (as of 26 March 2020). It also presents the current scenario and status in India. Additionally, it discusses the challenges and containment measures adopted by India to restrict the spread of COVID-19 virus like ‘Janta Curfew’. This study also presents the remedy action to be adopted against impact of coronavirus on mental health.

Keywords: SARS, COVID-19, pandemic, mental health, transmission, infection

Suggested Citation

Chaurasiya, Prem and Pandey, Pragati and Rajak, Upendra and Dhakar, Krishnakant and Verma, Manoj and Verma, Tikendranath, Epidemic and Challenges of Coronavirus Disease-2019 (COVID-19): India Response (April 2, 2020). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3569665 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3569665

Prem Chaurasiya (Contact Author)

Sagar Institute of Science and Technology (SISTec) ( email )

Bhopal
India

Pragati Pandey

National Institute of Mental Health Rehabilitation ( email )

Sehore
India

Upendra Rajak

Rajeev Gandhi Memorial College Engineering & Technology ( email )

AndhraPradesh
India

Krishnakant Dhakar

Shri Govindram Seksaria (SGS) Institute of Technology and Science (SGSITS) ( email )

23 Park Road
Indore
India

Manoj Verma

Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technical University ( email )

Bhilai
India

Tikendranath Verma

Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT), Bhopal ( email )

Near New Market
Near Mata Mandir
Bhopal, IN Madhya Pradesh 462003
India

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