Corona cases : Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain said last week that corona cases have increased in the capital, but the situation is not serious. Because there is no symptom like serious disease inside people. The positivity rate in Delhi is 5.97 percent.
Corona cases : Corona patients increase daily in Delhi
Corona cases are increasing daily in Delhi. In this episode, once again in the last 24 hours, more than a thousand cases have been reported in the capital. Here on Tuesday, 1414 new cases of corona have been found. At the same time, the positivity rate has also increased to 5.97 percent. Let us inform that 1076 patients of Corona were found in Delhi on Monday.
There are now 5 thousand 986 active cases in Delhi.
Apart from this, 183 patients are admitted in the hospital. On Tuesday, 23 thousand 694 tests were conducted in Delhi. With this information has been received that the XE variant of Corona has been entered in India. This has been confirmed in the weekly bulletin of INSACOG, an organization monitoring genome sequencing in India. It has been told in the bulletin of INSACOG that a case of XE variant has arrived in the country.
Corona cases : According to the World Health Organization (WHO) –
The XE variant is derived from Omicron’s own sub-lineage BA.1 and BA.2. It is believed to be 10% more contagious than BA.2. The first case of the XE variant was found in the UK on 19 January this year.
Sub variant BA.2 more contagious
Corona cases are increasing rapidly around the world. Now many cases are being seen in India too. For the last several days, there has been a jump in the cases of corona in Delhi. This time the Omicron and its sub-variants have raised the concerns of the people. Its sub-variant BA.2 is believed to be more infectious than Omicron.
The CDC has described it as 60 percent more contagious than Omicron’s original.
But even then it is not considered more serious than Omicron, but experts say that it can remain in the body for a long time. It is known that the elderly are being told more risk of corona. According to some health organizations, the risk of corona is very high in the elderly above 60 years of age. Because after the age of 60 people’s immune system becomes very weak. And they also have to face many kinds of diseases.