Death by bureaucracy

By Olina Banerji in BFO #332, 22 Jul, 21

The actual death toll from Covid-19, especially during the second wave in India, is probably never going to be ascertained. 

For instance, what happens when a Covid patient suffering from a collapsed lung isn’t given medical-grade oxygen on time? Now, why the hospital or medical facility didn’t have the oxygen is a different rabbit hole, for a different piece.