Anil Swarup: Mumbai did it… yet again

Infrastructure Urban

Mumbai’s first Covid wave which started in March 2020, started to wane in September 2020 and by the end of December it was as good as over. However, team Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) was certain about the second wave hitting Mumbai after a couple of months. This was based on the experience of Europe and USA. It was decided in the first week of September 2020 itself to launch the ‘My Family My Responsibility’ campaign in Mumbai from September 15 to December 15, 2020. The campaign began on September 15, 2020. Under this campaign, thousands of MCGM health workers paid visits twice to 99.1% of 35.1 lakh families residing in Mumbai. These health teams carried printed pamphlets t