New UK Strain of Coronavirus: There is cautionary news on the Corona virus. Now in India too, a new strain of corona virus has been entered.
New Strain of Coronavirus: There is cautionary news on the Corona virus. Now in India too, a new strain of corona virus has been entered. A total of 6 cases of new corona virus have been found in India. All these people returned from England. According to the news agency, the Health Ministry has given this information. Out of these, a new strain has been found in three lab samples from Bangalore, 2 Hyderabad and one Pune. People from the UK were investigated, the report of which was released on Tuesday. In which different sections were tested in different labs.
Samples of 3 UK returnees have been tested & found positive for new UK strain in NIMHANS, Bengaluru, two in Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology, Hyderabad & one in National Institute of Virology, Pune. All 6 people have been kept in single room isolation: Health Ministry https://t.co/tgrWYLKh2G
– ANI (@ANI) December 29, 2020
New strain has spread in many countries
Let me tell you that in the last few days a new type of corona virus has become uncontrollable in England. Starting from England, the virus has spread to some nearby countries as well. In view of this, many countries including India have banned flights coming from England. Experts believe that the new type of coronavirus can prove to be 70 percent more dangerous than before. In such a situation, there is already an alert about it worldwide. As of now, new corona cases have been found in Denmark, Netherlands, Australia, Italy, Sweden, France, Spain, Switzerland, Germany, Canada, Japan, Lebanon, Singapore.
People returning from the UK are being investigated in India
Let us know that from November 25 to December 23 in India, about 33 thousand people have returned from the UK. All are being tracked and their tests are also being conducted. Symptoms of corona have been found in many of these. Although a new type of coronavirus has been confirmed in 6 people. Another concern is that there are many people who have returned from the UK who are unable to track. There are reports that many of these have been hidden and are not cooperating in the investigation. Only after the knowledge of Corona’s new strain, the National Task Force held a big meeting and took stock of the preparations.
Kept in self-isolation
All the 6 people whose sample has found a new strain of Corona, have been kept in a self-isolation room by the state government. While the people in contact with them have been quarantined, information of other travellers is being sought. It has also been informed by the government that from 23 December to 31 December all flights coming from the UK have been banned. RT-PCR tests of people coming back from the UK are being done, after which the genome sequencing of their samples is being tested.