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Is India hiding all the Covid cases? You would be shocked to see the number of cases India is hiding!

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Is India hiding all the Covid cases? You would be shocked to see the number of cases India is hiding!

Covid cases are increasing day by day in the whole world and India is the country with one of the most Covid cases in the world. India ranks in the second position with the maximum number of Covid cases in the world after the United States of America. India has a total of 9,222,216 cases, out of which the number f active cases is 444,702. As of today, i.e. November 25, 2020, only 218 new cases were reported.

India Covid Cases As Covid cases are increasing in India, Maharashtra is the state with the maximum number of cases in India. Maharashtra has a total of 1.79M cases. Delhi has been declared as the hotspot for Covid 19.

India hiding Covid cases

But according to the news reports for NDTV, India is hiding the number of Covid cases. As per the reports India has not reported a total of 3.4 million cases. There are two types of cases conducted in India, one is the PCR test and the second one is the Antigen test.

second wave of coronavirus in india
second wave of coronavirus in india

 

The PCR tests have much more accuracy than the Antigen tests. PCR tests have decreased by 60% as of now. Whereas the Antigen tests, which don’t have much accuracy are being done.

There are two ways to hide the number of Covid cases. The first one is very obvious, i.e. decrease the number of tests being conducted. This technique was also suggested by Donald Trump repeatedly. The second one is conducting Antigen tests instead of the PCR one. As the accuracy rate of the antigen test is lower than that of PCR tests. And by using these tricks India is hiding the actual number of Covid cases.

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