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Study suggests that N501Y, the ‘highly infectious’ Covid mutation found in UK, is present in Australia, South Africa, USA, Denmark & Brazil, and advises screening travellers from here.
The number of Covid cases on the IIT campus is now 104; TN govt has written to all district collectors asking them to keep an eye on hostels as colleges reopen.
No screening test will catch all cases. Still, we encourage you to — Stop. Smell. Be well.
Close to 11 months after the first coronavirus case in India, NITI Aayog has looked at how states innovated to stay ahead of the virus.
Several people are also being moved to Covid-19 care or quarantine centres and issued strict warnings to prevent them from turning ‘super-spreaders’.
A LocalCircles survey conducted across 239 districts found that 38% of respondents believe the risk of Covid spreading through weddings is ‘average, low or non-existent’.
Officials say there is a 3-4 day pendency in RT-PCR test results from government labs, while labs complain per day samples have increased in the latest surge and is stretching their capacity.
The effectiveness of thermal scanners are also under question, considering that at least 80 per cent of coronavirus patients in India are asymptomatic.
Yogi Adityanath government also makes it mandatory for face masks & thermal scanners at wedding venues but no restrictions on DJs and bands.
mRNA vaccines like Pfizer’s are usually more expensive and also need to be stored at lower temperatures