Tripura on Friday confirmed that out of 151 samples sent to West Bengal for genome sequencing, more than 90 samples have been found positive. The Delta Plus variant has been confirmed in all these samples, which has increased the possibility of a third wave of Kovid-19 coming. State medical experts gave information about this.
Dr. Deep Dev Varma, a nodal officer for COVID-19 in Tripura, said on Friday, “Tripura had sent 151 RT-PCR samples to West Bengal for genome sequencing. Of these, more than 90 samples tested positive for the delta plus variant. Gone,” he said, adding that it is a matter of concern. Earlier on Wednesday, the Union Health Ministry said that ‘concern type’ of SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus has been found in 174 districts of 35 states and union territories. According to the Health Ministry, most of these cases are from Maharashtra, Delhi, Punjab, Telangana, West Bengal and Gujarat.
Tripura had sent 151 RT-PCR samples for genome sequencing in West Bengal. Of these, more than 90 samples were found to be Delta Plus variants. It is a matter of concern: Dr Deep Debbarma (in white shirt), COVID nodal officer (09.07) pic.twitter.com/KAo2gkwCR7
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Cases found in two districts of Uttar Pradesh
First of all, two cases of Delta Plus Kovid-19 variants were registered from Gorakhpur and Deoria in Uttar Pradesh. Delta Plus variant has been found inside a 23-year-old MBBS student living in Gorakhpur. At the same time, an elderly resident of Deoria district has died. The old man was 66 years old. The elderly were found corona positive on 17 May. Let us tell you that some experts have expressed their concern about the Delta Plus variant and have told that this variant is more powerful than before, on which the effect of the vaccine will also be negligible. Delta has started taking its formidable form as soon as it knocks in India.