ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Odisha’s Management of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Public Health Lessons

Odisha, in spite of a poor public health system, did well in managing the pandemic in the initial month. This is on account of three reasons. It drew from its now globally recognised swift disaster preparedness and management aimed at zero casualty. It adopted a proactive, as against reactive, course, which in itself is a difficult proposition in such an uncertain and dynamic scenario. It took lessons from success stories and challenges based on happenings elsewhere.



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Updated On : 5th Oct, 2020

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