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COVID Numbers in India Continue to Rise

Clip: 04/29/2021 | 2m 58s | Video has closed captioning.

Today, India reported a record 380,000 new COVID infections. Gravediggers and crematories are overwhelmed by the volume, and the Indian government is facing heavy criticism for prematurely declaring victory over COVID and allowing political rallies to take place. To assess what went wrong and what help is needed, Christiane speaks with the national spokesman for Modi’s ruling party, the BJP.

Aired: 04/29/21

Rating: NR

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