Tag: Alpha variant

Delta variant to account for 90% of new EU Covid cases: Agency – ET HealthWorld

The Delta variant, identified for the first time in India, could account for 90 percent of new Covid cases in the European Union in the coming months, the bloc’s disease control agency said Wednesday. “It is very likely that the Delta variant will circulate extensively during the summer, particularly among younger individuals that are not […]

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COVID-19 Delta variant, first found in India, doubles risk of hospitalisation: Study

LONDON: The Delta coronavirus variant doubles the risk of hospitalisation compared with the previously dominant variant in Britain, but two doses of vaccine still provide strong protection, a Scottish study found on Monday. The study said early evidence suggested the protection from vaccines against the Delta variant, first identified in India, might be lower than […]

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Coronavirus: ब्रिटेन ने कहा- डेल्टा वेरिएन्ट 60 फीसदी से ज्यादा संक्रमित करने की रखता है क्षमता

ब्रिटिश सरकार ने शुक्रवार को कहा है कि कोरोना वायरस का डेल्टा वेरिएन्ट अल्फा वेरिएन्ट की तुलना में 60 फीसद से ज्यादा संक्रामक है. ब्रिटेन में डेल्टा वेरिएन्ट के 29 हजार 892 की वृद्धि के साथ अब 42 हजार 323 मामले पहुंच गए हैं, यानी करीब 70 फीसद की बढ़ोतरी हुई है. वर्तमान में डेल्टा […]

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UK says Delta coronavirus variant 60 per cent more transmissible – ET HealthWorld

The British government said Friday that the new Delta coronavirus variant is 60 percent more transmissible in households than the variant that forced the country to lock down in January. The Delta variant, which first emerged in India, has caused a rise in cases in the UK, prompting questions about whether social distancing restrictions will […]

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