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WHO chief says India's Covid surge is 'beyond heartbreaking'

Guardian, 28 Apr 2021
The World Health Organization is sending extra staff and supplies to India to help fight the coronavirus pandemic, says the WHO chief, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, adding: ’WHO is doing everything we can, providing critical equipment and supplies, including thousands of oxygen concentrators, prefabricated mobile field hospitals and laboratory supplies.' An extra 2,600 WHO staff members are going to India to help support the effort to fight the disease

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