According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the Indian variant of the coronavirus (Covid-19) has spread to at least 17 other countries around the world.
The company said on Tuesday that the B1.617 type of corona was first identified in India. Now it has spread to at least 17 countries around the world. However, it has spread from India to the United Kingdom, the United States and Singapore, the global organization said. News from Medical Express and France24.
The WHO says it is far more contagious than other types of corona in India. But at the same time other species in the country have become more contagious than before. As a result, corona has become deadly in India.
In a weekly briefing on the Corona situation, the global agency added that observations showed that the second phase of the infection was happening much faster than the first phase. However, the World Health Organization (WHO) says there may be other reasons behind the rapid spread of corona infection in India. They think that more research is needed in this regard.