Videos of the COVID-19 hospital in Bihar featuring patients' ailing conditions show that the government was under-prepared for the crisis.
The hospitals in Bihar's poor conditions indicate that the government was under-prepared to cope with the increasing COVID-19 cases.
On July 29, the government of Bihar appointed Pratyay Amrit as the new principal secretary (health) to tackle the ongoing issue of Covid-19, the third such placement within a span of two and a half months. Nitish Kumar has also been under attack from the opposition for the alleged mismanagement of Covid-19.
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