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Advantages and Disadvantages of the Coronavirus Crisis
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Advantages and Disadvantages of the Coronavirus Crisis

We are anxious spectators to a calamity affecting the entire world. The coronavirus crisis has affected over two hundred countries and territories with over 1.2 million cases detected. Naturally, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared this as a global pandemic that needs to be tackled with preparedness, comprehensive strategy, and sound political leadership. WHAT IS THE CORONAVIRUS DISEASE? The novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is a respiratory disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). This disease is contagious in humans and primarily spreads through discharge from the nose or droplets of saliva when an infected person sneezes or coughs. The disease can also survive on contaminated surfaces for up to 72 hours. Common symptoms of the vir...