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Episode 888 May 28, 2020

The challenges for India’s police forces on the frontline against COVID-19

In today’s episode we’re looking at how one set of frontline workers – India’s police forces – have been hit by the COVID-19 pandemic. First, we speak with The Indian Express’s Mohammed Thaver in Mumbai, the city that has recorded the most deaths in the police so far. Then we speak to Deeptiman Tiwary, who covers the Ministry of Home Affairs for The Indian Express, about the spread of the virus in paramilitary forces. (11:35) And finally we speak Prakash Singh, a retired Director General of Police and Chairman of the Indian Police Foundation, about the lessons for police forces from their handling of the pandemic.(21:12)


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The challenges for India’s police forces on the frontline against COVID-19In today's episode we're looking at how one set of frontline workers - India's police forces - have been hit by the COVID-19 pandemic. First, we speak with The Indian Express’s Mohammed Thaver in Mumbai, the city that has recorded the most deaths in the police so far. Then we speak to Deeptiman Tiwary, who covers the Ministry of Home Affairs for The Indian Express, about the spread of the virus in paramilitary forces. (11:35) And finally we speak Prakash Singh, a retired Director General of Police and Chairman of the Indian Police Foundation, about the lessons for police forces from their handling of the pandemic.(21:12) 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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