Despite much dwelt-upon shortages of infrastructure and of PPE, the infection rate, currently 8.2 per 100K, in both countries, looks like falling below that of the UK in the next few days.
Though fascinated with the deaths, the apparent hospital chaos and the massed funeral pyres, only a few weeks ago, UK media have turned their gaze away from India now that she is clearly on top on the pandemic.
Only CBS News has ‘India eases COVID restrictions as infections hit 2-month low.’
Important news for the UK’s many citizens with family there? No, instead the ‘Black Fungus‘ infecting some Covid patients has much more appeal for Western journalists.