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India’s federal and state government fight over $673 compensation payout for every Covid-19 death

India’s highest court agreed with the government’s decision to pay INR ₹50,000 approximately USD $673 as compensation for every Covid-19 death. The Supreme Court was hearing a petition under India’s disaster management laws. India has officially recorded more than 447,000 Covid-19 deaths so far. However, experts believe the real deaths may be ten times more. […]