1)The central government needs to deploy all available resources to support the health and livelihood expenses of COVID-19-ravaged families immediately. After this wave, bolstering public health-care systems has to be the topmost priority for all governments: the Centre as well as States. Comment.
2) The second wave is a “top-up” crisis. With millions of families already in deep distress due to the first wave, we must look beyond the issue of oxygen and pay attention to abject hunger among the millions of people in the country. Critically evaluate.