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India to see Covid-19 peak by mid-Nov: ICMR-funded study

IndiaTimes Monday, 15 June 2020
The national lockdown delayed the onset of the peak stage of Covid-19 pandemic in India and gave time to prepare the health system with the curve for infections likely to hit its highest point only around mid-November, an open access study funded by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) said.
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