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COVID19: Hospitals in Delhi turning away critically ill people due to lack of capacity

Medical staff at entrance of hospital in India helping overweight woman in red dress

PortandTerminal.com, June 8, 2020 There are disturbing reports on social media of people critically ill with COVID19 being turned away at hospitals in India’s capital Delhi due to a lack of space to treat them DELHI, INDIA – Hospitals in India’s capital Delhi at capacity. The city on Sunday ordered many of its hospital beds to be reserved solely for …

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Hell on Earth: India hits 122°F during COVID-19. Locust swarms. Flooding.

People wearing masks with shared yellow turban covering their heads

PortandTerminal.com, May 27, 2020 India’s 1.3 billion people are suffering on a biblical scale with the pandemic, extreme heat, flooding and even swarms of locusts striking parts of the country at the same time. DELHI, INDIA – India is burning. Churu in Rajasthan state recorded a temperature of 122°F – India’s highest on Tuesday. The Indian capital, Delhi, saw temperatures …

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Cyclone Amphan slams into Bangladesh, India as millions flee with COVID19 at peak. Recent videos.

PortandTerminal.com, May 20, 2020 With COVID-19 at its peak, millions of people fled or hunkered down in shelters as Super Cyclone Amphan slammed into the Indian and Bangladeshi coasts. Cities were flooded and winds exceeded 100 miles per hour. KOLKATA, INDIA – At least 2.6 million people fled to shelters in Bangladesh and western India Wednesday as Cyclone Ampham made …

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Wholesale markets failing. Labor shortages. India’s farmers struggle with crops

Wholesale grain market. Workers with surgical masks

REUTERS, MAY 15, 2020 GHARAUNDA, INDIA – Late last month, Sukrampal had to beg and borrow farmhands from nearby villages to gather his part of the country’s largest-ever wheat harvest in Haryana state near New Delhi. Now the 50-year-old Indian farmer has a bigger problem: how to sell his crops when the three wholesale grain markets serving growers in his …

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India extends world’s biggest lockdown and people went nuts. Protests. Violence

Migrant workers gather to protest the extended lockdown in India

PortandTerminal.com, April 14, 2020 NEW DELHI/MUMBAI – India extended a lockdown on its 1.3 billion people until at least May 3 on Tuesday. The country’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi said economic sacrifices were needed to save lives as the number of coronavirus cases exceeded 10,000 according to Reuters. A few hours after Modi spoke, police baton-charged protesting migrant workers in …

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India Bans All Exports of Trump’s ‘Game Changer’ Virus Drug

Gloved hand holding a sleeve of medical tablets

BLOOMBERG, APRIL 5, 2020 U.S. president has continued to tout the unproven remedy | Hydroxychloroquine not approved in U.S. for Covid-19 treatment By Rajesh Kumar Singh for Bloomberg – India banned all exports of hydroxychloroquine, a malaria drug that President Donald Trump has repeatedly touted as a “game changer” in the fight against Covid19. Exports of the drug and its formulations …

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PHOTOS: Chaos in India. Gov’t Orders Quarantines for Laborers As Infections Rise

Desperate Indian migrant workers crowd bus to escape government ordered quarantine

PortandTerminal.com, March 29, 2020 NEW DELHI, INDIA – There are heartbreaking reports coming out of India. Desperate migrants workers facing the brunt of coronavirus pandemic as they are left stranded without work, food or money and no means to reach their native villages following the nation-wide coronavirus lockdown. India’s federal government has now asked states to quarantine migrant workers for …

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Leaked Video: You DO NOT F*ck with the police in India during the lockdown

Police in India beating people with a bamboo cane who defy a curfew

PortandTerminal.com, March 26, 2020 India imposed the world’s largest anti-coronavirus lockdown and their police are not playing games as they try to enforce it. NEW DELHI – India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has imposed a 3-week nationwide lockdown of the country’s 1.3 billion people in an attempt to slow the spread of the coronavirus. The stakes are high. While officially …

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India’s 1.3 billion in total lockdown. Ports declare “force majeure”

Slum in India

PortandTerminal.com, March 25, 2020 India’s lockdown was announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 24 March and will affect all 1.3 billion of its citizens. NEW DELHI, INDIA – India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has imposed a nationwide lockdown in an attempt to slow the spread of the coronavirus. Ports in India have declared force majeure as the country of …

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