Glimpses from villages in the Northeast: Traditional quarantine measures came alive during the COVID-19 pandemic

By Thongkholal Haokip Contributions to Indian Sociology, 56(1), February 2022, pp. 1-5. Abstract During the COVID-19 pandemic, communities in the hills of Northeast India fought the epidemic by taking recourse to traditional preventive health measures, both sealing off villages and quarantining to combat the spread of the highly infectious coronavirus SARS-CoV-2. These traditional emergency health measures grew out of local […]

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