Coronavirus News: The Indian Medical Association (IMA) on Monday expressed concern over the laxity of the government and the people and large gatherings without following the COVID-19 protocol. Also, said that these incidents can become the main reason for the third wave of the epidemic.
The IMA said in a statement that the arrival of tourists, pilgrimages, religious fervor is necessary but can wait for a few more months. The doctors’ body said global evidence and the history of any pandemic suggest a “third wave is inevitable and imminent”.
“However, it is sad to mention that at this critical time, when everyone needs to act to reduce the chances of a third wave, in many parts of the country, governments and people are lax,” the statement said. and are gathering in large numbers without following the covid protocol. Tourist arrivals, pilgrimages and religious fervor, all these are necessary but can wait a few months. ”
The IMA said, “Allowing them and allowing people to join this crowd without getting vaccinated can make a big contribution to the third wave of Kovid.”
This statement of the IMA comes amid the crowd of people in the markets and hills, the day of the start of the annual Rath Yatra in Puri in Odisha and talks about allowing Kanwar Yatra in Uttar Pradesh-Uttarakhand. The IMA has appealed to all the states to stop the overcrowding of people.
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