Prof Ashish Jha is:
One of the world’s most highly regarded public health experts has said India probably already has reached 40-50,000 new infections a day. This includes the officially recorded daily figure of approximately 12-13,000 cases a day. On top of that, the country will have up to 37,000 undetected infections each day. Prof. Jha says that he believes by August the figure could jump to 100,000 infections or even 200,000 infections each day. He added: “I’m worried about where India is right now. The trajectory is worrying.” In the interview, he explains how he comes to these conclusions.
Professor Ashish Jha of Harvard is a leading international expert on Coronavirus - Professor Global Health & Director Harvard Global Institute.