“Now is the time to scale compassion.” Tarun Cherukuri on mobilising India’s welfare state to protect the vulnerable

COVID-19 poses a disproportionate threat to India’s most poor and disadvantaged citizens. I interviewed Tarun Cherukuri to understand his perspective on the politico-economic and welfare responses to the crisis.

Tarun Cherukuri at the Indus Action office in Delhi (Photo credit: Aaran Patel)