How is India dealing with its second wave?

Vaccination surges ahead, but the country faces shortages of doses, hospital beds and ventilators.

A covid-19 patient in a wheel chair with an oxygen cylinder. One man is pushing the chair and another is holding the oxygen tanks. A government official walks behind them
A COVID-19 patient with an oxygen cylinder can be seen outside COVID-19 ward of a government hospital in Kolkata, India, 20 April, 2021. Credit: NurPhoto / Getty Images.