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Covid-19: How ‘citizen volunteers’ helped Chennai ‘tame’ the virus spread


β€œIs everybody fine at home?” This is the standard question that Sridhar*, a college student, has been asking people in Nanganallur over the past three months. The aim is to check if anybody has any Covid-19 symptoms β€” cough, fever or sore throat.Sridhar is one of the 17,000 college students, graduates and post graduates recruited…