India Covid-19: ‘No end in sight’ as doctors battle second wave

And it’s not just about physical exhaustion. Dr Mehta also worries about the mental health of his colleagues across the country. “Whatever job you do, just imagine doing it for 24 hours, seven days a week and under 100 times more pressure than what you are used to – that’s exactly what every doctor, nurse and healthcare worker has to go through during any peak,” he says.

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