June 26, 2020
Prevalence of SARS-CoV-2 among workers returning to Bihar gives snapshot of COVID across India
In light of the Indian lockdown due to the COVID-19 outbreak, many migrant workers outlfew from cities. This research tests the prevalence of the virus among returning laborers to Bihar as a snapshot across the country.
May 14, 2020
Policing in a Pandemic
The ongoing public health crisis due to COVID-19, coupled with the nationwide lockdown and the impending economic hardships, has created a unique law and order challenge. This note aims to provide the police and the prison administration with a conso...
May 11, 2020
Kerala's strategies for Covid-19 response
This note comprehensively documents the policies and strategies that Kerala government adopted in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. As other states develop their own guidelines and responses, there are several lessons worth replicating from the co...
May 01, 2020
Global strategies for Covid-19 response
With Indian states developing their own guidelines and strategies for COVID-19 response, this document details the various measures adopted by other countries. Based on a review of digital news media and personal interviews of officials in country go...
April 30, 2020
Indian state strategies for Covid-19 response
With Indian states developing their own guidelines and strategies for COVID-19 response, this note documents policy decisions and announcements of all Indian states (except Kerala), subject to its appearance in the public domain.
April 30, 2020
PM Garib Kalyan Yojana: Coverage, Identification and Implementation
Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana (PMGKY) is a relief package of Rs 1.70 Lakh Crore announced to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. The scheme is built upon twelve different schemes already institutionalised by the government. It uses various channels to...