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In the grips of a pandemic: How India's worst hit states are faring against COVID-19 -- in 3 charts


Six months after the state of Kerala recorded India's first case of SARS-CoV-2, the country still remains firmly in the grips of the pandemic. The story of the outbreak in India has had numerous twists and turns with Maharashtra, and the nation's financial capital Mumbai, in particular, initially emerging as the nation's epicenter.

The rate of infection in the country's capital remained low at the early stages of the outbreak but then soared leading health officials to grow concerned over the state's dwindling healthcare infrastructure. However, come the month of July, both Delhi and Mumbai ...


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