The prevalence, preventive measures and economic impact of pandemic COVID-19 in India : the initial phase

Konar Ujjal and Kundu Animesh and Ghosh Subhadeep and Chatterjee Ishita and Nad Susmita and Chatterjee Sandeep and Nandi Sristishil and Singha Sourav and Kali Sukhen and Ganguly Arindam: The prevalence, preventive measures and economic impact of pandemic COVID-19 in India : the initial phase. In: Acta biologica Szegediensis, (64) 1. pp. 43-62. (2020)

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Abstract

The novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) is posing a serious threat to the mankind with its massive infection rate and potentially fatality. A total of 212 countries have been infected within the 112 days of fi rst report causing 2 314 621 confi rmed cases and 157 847 deaths worldwide. India, the country which is already battling with poverty, malnutrition and high population density is also at the second stage of coronavirus transmission. The situation is worsening and the attention has focused on the prevalence and preventive measures to be taken to protect 1.35 billion people of the largest democratic country of the world. In this review, a study has been designed to evaluate the prevalence, transmission, clinical symptoms, and preventive measures to control the community transmission of this fatal disease. The initial impact of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak on Indian economy has also been dealt with. This study reviews and summarizes the main points of the epidemic in India until the end of April 2020.

Item Type: Article
Journal or Publication Title: Acta biologica Szegediensis
Date: 2020
Volume: 64
Number: 1
ISSN: 1588-385X
Page Range: pp. 43-62
Publisher: University of Szeged
Place of Publication: Szeged
Related URLs: http://acta.bibl.u-szeged.hu/71095/
DOI: 10.14232/abs.2020.1.43-62
Uncontrolled Keywords: Járvány - India - 21. sz., COVID-19, Gazdaságpolitika - India
Additional Information: Bibliogr.: p. 55-61. ; összefoglalás angol nyelven
Subjects: 03. Medical and health sciences
03. Medical and health sciences > 03.03. Health sciences
03. Medical and health sciences > 03.03. Health sciences > 03.03.02. Epidemiology
03. Medical and health sciences > 03.03. Health sciences > 03.03.09. Infectious diseases
03. Medical and health sciences > 03.03. Health sciences > 03.03.09. Infectious diseases > 03.03.09.06. Emerging epidemics
Date Deposited: 2020. Dec. 07. 13:32
Last Modified: 2020. Dec. 07. 13:32
URI: http://acta.bibl.u-szeged.hu/id/eprint/70951

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