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Letter #9 - All tests should be free: Supreme court / Stop politicizing COVID-19: Tedros

Today's topics: Daily tracker - Politics of COVID-19 - Lockdown updates - Testing updates - Economic
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Letter #9 - All tests should be free: Supreme court / Stop politicizing COVID-19: Tedros
By @salmanmushir • Issue #9 • View online
Today’s topics: Daily tracker - Politics of COVID-19 - Lockdown updates - Testing updates - Economic impact - Stay informed on the disease - Miscellaneous recommendations

Let's start with a tweet from the Co-founder of Twitter
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I’m moving $1B of my Square equity (~28% of my wealth) to #startsmall LLC to fund global COVID-19 relief. After we disarm this pandemic, the focus will shift to girl’s health and education, and UBI. It will operate transparently, all flows tracked here: https://t.co/hVkUczDQmz
Daily tracker
Outbreak in India
View latest figures and statewide breakdown here.
Outbreak globally
Politics of COVID-19
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus
No time to waste. Let’s focus on saving lives. Collaboration across party lines important to ensure national unity to fight the virus more effectively. National unity is a foundation for global solidarity. When we do this, we quarantine political covid. Stop politicizing #COVID19
Lockdown updates
Lockdown may have to be extended: PM Narendra Modi to opposition
Testing updates
Indiatimes
The Supreme Court has suggested that all tests to identify #coronavirus positive patients should be conducted free of cost.
https://t.co/h12TsNDXYt
Economic impact
BloombergQuint
Growth in the Indian economy could fall to levels not seen for decades as key sectors see a sharp decline due to the #21DayLockdown. @dugalira reports.
https://t.co/NWOr31XlUA
Stay informed on the disease
Miscellaneous recommendations
Podcast: Movement at the epicentre: Wuhan’s lockdown lifts - The Intelligence
Unrelated podcast recommendation
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Salman Needs A Job - a podcast about jobs
And a friendly reminder from our friends at Dunzo ..
Until tomorrow ..
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