Indian National Supermodel to predict the future of coronavirus spread

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News:Department of Science and Technology(DST) has begun work on the creation of a Covid -19 Indian National Supermodel.

Facts:

  • Aim: To forecast the spread of coronavirus and also monitor the future transmission of infection with the aim to assist governments in enhancing disease surveillance measures.
  • Bodies Involved: Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR) and Indian Institute of Science(IISc) Bangalore will coordinate on this project.