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Dear World, Please Pay Attention to India's COVID-19 Mental Health Crisis

Maya is a senior citizen, a widow living in a small town in India. Her son’s family lives in a metropolis. So far all of them have stayed safe of COVID-19, and yet all that seems to catch Maya’s eyes in the local newspaper is news about death, medical negligence or deaths by suicide. This gives her sleepless nights and sometimes severe anxiety so much so that she doesn’t talk to even a neighbor from across her lawn. 

Kartik is a young professional, nobody in his family or immediate friend circle has lost a life to COVID-19. A few who were infected recovered soon, yet every time he steps out a fear grips him. He starts feeling sad about the queues of people everywhere for essentials. He tried volunteering for a relief work helpline but

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