Brickbat: He Can't Breathe


Police in Uttar Pradesh, India, have charged Shashank Yadav with spreading misleading information after he tweeted an appeal for oxygen for his dying grandfather. Officials insist there is no oxygen shortage in hospitals in Uttar Pradesh, though media reports indicate that COVID-19 has overwhelmed the healthcare system. Yadav did not reveal what his grandfather was suffering from. Officials said the grandfather died of a heart attack.