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Watch | Patients Battling Other Serious Illnesses Remain Unattended at AIIMS

Crowds of people who usually line up outside AIIMS have nowhere to go now.

Patients from across the country come to seek treatment at one of India’s premier government health institution in New Delhi, AIIMS. As COVID-19 rages around the world, affecting 20,000 people in India alone, crowds of people who usually line up outside AIIMS have nowhere to go now.

With India’s already stretched medical sector deployed entirely to treat COVID-19, The Wire’s Chinmay Gyamlani speaks to unattended patients to learn more about their situation.