India is struggling like most of the other infected countries, is now racing against the time. Despite this pandemic, several doctors including the medical team are working without Personal Protective Equipment.
It has been reported that more than 8,500 coronavirus cases are there, and more 280 people have already passed away. Initially, cases are coming from the metro cities, but now small towns and cities are also reporting of having infection also.
There is a huge demand for PPE among the doctors and health workers around the nations. But the state government are trying their best to procure that for them. In some places, doctors are using raincoats and motorbike helmets to secure their health. As per a doctor from Lucknow, amid this war-like situation, doctors are being considered as the soldiers. But there is no ammunition to offer them to combat.
In many places of Delhi, Mumbai; there are doctors and nurses has been tested positive and the hospitals have been forced to shut down. The situation is getting worse day-by-day. It is very difficult to say that without PPE, how many people could be treated by the medical facility.