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No Science Behind Night Curfews In India: WHO Chief Scientist Swaminathan

Odisha TV | 31/12/2021 06:50 PM | Click to read full article

There is no science behind night curfews when it comes to tackling the spread of Covid variants, WHO Chief Scientist Soumya Swaminathan has stressed.

"Things like night curfew, there is no science behind it. One has to take evidence-based measures. There is a whole list of public health measures," she told CNBC-TV18. She said that Indians need to be prepared, but not panic.