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Humid weather in monsoon may worsen coronavirus spread: IIT Bombay study

India Today | 11/06/2020 08:50 PM | Click to read full article

Although, no other study on the matter has yielded favourable results and ICMR, as well as AIIMS, has denied any co-relation between virus spread and temperature, the IIT Bombay study claims that heat helps curb the spread. Humid weather during monsoon season can promote the spread of the novel coronavirus. In an American study, the professors said that the droplet drying time was lowest in Singapore and highest in New York.