In India so far, more than 6 million cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the month of April alone. It can be hard watching a family member struggle with illness, or even die, while you're thousands of miles away.
But that's what's happening to Indian Americans who live in the U.S. — including the estimated 75,000 Indian Americans who live in the greater Seattle area.
Joshua McNichols with member station KUOW spoke with some of them.
This segment aired on April 30, 2021.