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COVID-19| What Brazil’s Favelas And South Africa’s Shantytowns Can Learn From Dharavi?

Jun 15, 2020 06:09 PM IST India India

About a month ago Dharavi was a COVID-19 hotspot but now this congested and densely populated slum has become a model for nations struggling to contain COVID-19 in crowded areas. The authorities have screened 7-lakh people since April and set up fever clinics to keep a tab on COVID-19 spread in the slum. Those who developed COVID-19 symptoms were immediately moved to nearby quarantine centres.