New Delhi: The Union Health Ministry has written a letter to eight states giving important instructions on the Delta Plus variant. Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan has written a letter to the Chief Secretaries of 8 states asking them to prepare for Delta Plus. These states are Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Haryana, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Karnataka, Rajasthan and Tamil Nadu.
Delta Plus variants found in these eight states
- Tamil Nadu- Madurai, Kanchipuram and Chennai
- Rajasthan- Bikaner
- Punjab- Patiala and Ludhiana
- Jammu Kashmir- Katra
- Haryana- Faridabad
- Gujarat- Surat
- Andhra Pradesh- Tirupati
How many cases of Delta Plus variant in the country so far?