On The Record | On low death rate & lockdowns: Oxford Prof Sunetra Gupta’s argument
Oxford university’s Professor Sunetra Gupta, an epidemiologist, has been tagged ‘Professor Reopen’ for her argument against lockdowns as a countermeasure against the Covid-19 pandemic. In this conversation with Hindustan Times’ national political editor, Sunetra Choudhury, Professor Gupta explains why she considers lockdowns ‘drastic’ and not a long term solution. She also explains why comparisons about Covid spread shouldn’t be done on a nation-wise basis. Watch the full video for more.