Prisons become breeding grounds for the coronavirus
Drawing by Arun Ferreira
Frontline / by Divya Trivedi
Overcrowded prisons across India have become fertile breeding grounds for the coronavirus.
As early as May, the International Legal Foundation, which has two decades of experience in protecting detainees impacted by infectious diseases, warned that it was not a question of if, but when, COVID-19 would overwhelm incarceration facilities.