This is known as a "strawman argument", when you argue against a ridiculous position that nobody is suggesting.

The largest number of tests per 10,000 people is Spain's at 18.

S Korea, which has flattened the curve, is at 0.6 per 10,000.

India is at 0.04.

Test more.
(As the above demonstrates, the role of the media is to inform and educate the public, quite often against dishonest arguments put forward by the government.)
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