Prevalence of SARS-CoV-2 in Karnataka, India

March 9, 2021, Vol 325, No. 10, Pages 907-1016


Research Letter
Prevalence of SARS-CoV-2 in Karnataka, India
Manoj Mohanan, PhD; Anup Malani, PhD; Kaushik Krishnan, PhD; et al.
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JAMA. 2021;325(10):1001-1003. doi:10.1001/jama.2021.0332
In the context of large numbers of workers moving from urban to rural areas with less strict lockdown policies in low- and middle-income countries, this study describes community-based severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) prevalence in urban vs rural areas of Karnataka state, India.