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US Vice President Kamala Harris’ family in India grapples with Covid

Indian Express | 07/05/2021 09:10 AM | Click to read full article

The US Vice President's uncle G Balachandran had contracted the virus and is now recovering. While the crisis in India has created diplomatic and humanitarian challenges for the Biden administration, for Harris, it is also personal.

The White House had previously emphasised the USD 1.4 billion in health assistance provided to India to help with pandemic preparedness and said when asked that it was in discussions about offering aid.