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Episode 848 April 30, 2020

India dumps COVID-19 rapid antibody tests, Bihar wants its migrants to stay put and Irrfan Khan

After buying 5 lakh ‘rapid testing kits’ to detect the spread of Covid-19, India announced Monday that it was withdrawing them from all states because they had failed quality checks. Abantika Ghosh explains why India first got the tests, their limitations and why they were abandoned. Then Santosh Singh, who reports on Bihar, explains why the state remains reluctant to bring back migrant workers and students who are stuck in other states. And finally, a clip of actor Irrfan Khan, who died Wednesday, in which he spoke about how he chose his path in life.


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India dumps COVID-19 rapid antibody tests, Bihar wants its migrants to stay put and Irrfan KhanAfter buying 5 lakh 'rapid testing kits' to detect the spread of Covid-19, India announced Monday that it was withdrawing them from all states because they had failed quality checks. Abantika Ghosh explains why India first got the tests, their limitations and why they were abandoned. Then Santosh Singh, who reports on Bihar, explains why the state remains reluctant to bring back migrant workers and students who are stuck in other states. And finally, a clip of actor Irrfan Khan, who died Wednesday, in which he spoke about how he chose his path in life. You can follow us and leave us feedback on Facebook and Twitter @expresspodcasts, or send us an email at podcasts@indianexpress.com. If you like this show, please subscribe and leave us a review wherever you get your podcasts, so other people can find us. You can also find us on https://www.indianexpress.com/audio.
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