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Fight prejudice against Covid patients, says vice president

IndiaTimes Sunday, 26 July 2020 ()
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday expressed anguish over instances of stigmatising of Covid-19 patients and denial of dignified last rites to people who succumb to the virus.
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