The researchers noted the mechanisms behind this wave phenomenon in the flu epidemic – a viral mutation that causes increased proliferation or delay sensitivity of individuals. Behavior change The differences in the population at each wave spread through one sub-population. Decreased immunity, etc.
The union government recently told the Madras High Court that the increase in numbers was unexpected. The disease curve has been flattened until December 2020, everything is fine by January 2021 and preparatory measures have been in place for a while.
India found a significant drop in this case in January and early February. The vaccine has been released. This makes both the people and the government lose confidence.
At the same time, the focus of the media has shifted to the rapid economic recovery and the impending parliamentary elections. The general feeling is that restrictive movements will be too costly in terms of economic recovery and the worst is over.
The continued opening of the economy coincided with a decrease in the number of cases, and despite the increased mobility, new cases did not increase, reinforcing the sentiment. Government priorities change even when people are asked to maintain social isolation and wear masks, for example.
Emergency measures, which included a dedicated network of volunteers, the COVID-19 special facility was downsized, a reduced sense of urgency also contributed to the vaccination campaign. More than that, the norm of aloof was praised brazenly.
This didn’t change once the lawsuit began.
In retrospect, we should invest more in studying the emergence of new forms of COVID-19, new mutants, more infectious agents. The UK strains were shown to have a 50 percent higher transmission.The L452R mutation found in the B1.671 variant, first detected in India, also increased the infection. We don’t yet know more important details about the mutations and how they interact with tests / drugs, etc.
COVID-19 has been reported to be an airborne infection in addition to a drip infection that is spread by coughing or sneezing.
In India, nearly 80-85 percent of people are asymptomatic, the largest carrier of the virus. They can spread the virus by breathing / talking especially in indoor locations. As a result, many cases have been observed in which family members become ill.
People are happy to follow the guidelines and because of the small containment zones. (For example, having only one floor instead of the entire building) was not as effective as last year’s containment area. In addition, strict contact tracking guidelines are not enforced.
India’s Election Commission, on the other hand, has expressed panic media concerns. Experts also flagged that rumors and ill-genders spreading lies about masks, social aloofs, vaccines etc. were ineffective.
It is important to note that the vaccine approved for emergency use in India does not prevent the spread of the virus. But only reduces the severity of the disease Therefore, people who are vaccinated should continue to follow the COVID-19 guidelines.
Depending on the efficacy of vaccination, viral mutation, and herd immunity, etc., the possibility of subsequent waves and troughs cannot be ruled out. There is a need for constant change of personal habits and health care reform.