Coronavirus Third Wave | Delta Plus Variant : Will the Delta Plus variant cause a third COVID wave? Here’s what the Centre has to say


In India, the government has officially said that the Delta Plus variant of the coronavirus is a ‘variant of concern’ (VoC), which means it is more transmissible, has a stronger binding to receptors of lung cells, and potential reduction in monoclonal antibody response.

As of now, India is one of the nine countries where the Delta Plus variant has been detected. Reportedly, the variant has been detected in the US, UK, Portugal, Switzerland, Japan, Poland, Nepal, China and Russia.

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