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Whether this immunity is short or long term, we still do not know. However, hopes remain that with many people with these antibodies, we could be moving towards herd immunity.
But experts believe that Indian communities are closer to herd immunity than their global counterparts. “We Indians have been exposed to so many microorganisms that we have a better immune response.” India has had a better recovery and a lower fatality rate compared to the West.