The Pune-based pair of scientists, Dr. Rahul Bahulikar and Dr. Monali Rahalkar, found convincing evidence to support the hypothesis that the SARS-CoV-2 virus (COVID-19) originated in a laboratory in Wuhan and not in a marine market. gifts like China. widely informed. “We started our study in April 2020. We found that a relative of SARS-CoV-2, RATG13, coronavirus was collected from a mining mine in Mojiang in Yunnan Province in southern China by the Wuhan Institute of Virology. We also learned that the mine shaft was infected with bats and six miners hired to clean the feces were infected with pneumonia-like disease, “said Dr. Rahalkar.