Mismatch in Health Ministry and ICMR Covid data creates confusion

India Today | Sep 15, 2020 at 6:55 PM
  • The findings of the first national population-based sero-survey conducted by the Indian Council of Medical Research’s (ICMR) has raised several questions about the Coronavirus data reporting in India.
  • At a time when India is reporting nearly one lakh cases daily, ICMR’s sero-survey result – which is three months delayed – has raised more questions than offering help in mitigating the pandemic.
  • To verify the reconciled data of the given dates, India Today’s Data Intelligence Unit (DIU) checked the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Covid-19 dashboard.