World and India entry of Covid Delta Plus variants
So far, India and the world could not recover the Covid delta variant (the second wave of the Covid-19 global epidemic) which caused havoc in the first half of the year 2021, during this time a new variant of Covid-19 has arrived, named “Delta Plus Variant”. is. This variant is a mutant version of the covid delta variant (B. 1.617.2) which has mutated from “Delta” to become “Delta Plus” also known as “AY1”.
The “Delta Plus variant” of COVID-19 is more contagious than the Covid delta variant that caused havoc in the first half of 2021 and could lead to a third wave. This variant can slow down the production of antibodies in the body. Can rapidly infect human lung cells. This variant has been declared a “cause of concern for the country” by the Government of India and efforts are being made to tackle this variant.
Delta Plus Variants in the World
Cases of Covid delta plus variant infection in the world have been found so far in the US, UK, Portugal, Japan, Nepal, Switzerland, Poland, China, Russia, and India. So far, a total of 205 cases of the Covid Delta Plus variant have been found in the world, out of which more than 50 percent of cases have been found in the US and UK.
Delta Plus variant in India
The first case of delta plus variant of Kovid-19 in India was detected on June 11, 2021, in the state of Maharashtra. As of 23 June 2021, 40 people have been found infected with the delta plus variant of Covid-19 in India, which has been found in 08 states of India, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Kerala, Karnataka, Punjab, Andhra Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, and Tamil Nadu. Huh. 21 in Maharashtra, 06 in Madhya Pradesh, 03 in Kerala, 03 in Tamil Nadu, 02 in Karnataka, 01 in Andhra Pradesh, 01 in Punjab, and 01 in Jammu and Kashmir have been found to have delta plus variant infection of Covid-19, which has been found in various hospitals, who are undergoing intensive treatment. A 4-year-old child is also included in the above three patients found in Kerala. Thus, in India, maximum cases of delta plus variant infection of Covid-19 have been found in the state of Maharashtra, second place in Madhya Pradesh.