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‘Must continue taking precautions’, says Maha health minister as Omicron BA.2 sub-variant spreads globally

Bharat Times | 20/03/2022 10:14 AM | Click to read full article

As the highly transmissible Omicron variant of Covid-19 and its cousin, the BA.2 sub-variant, continue to spread globally, Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope on Saturday said that ‘we can not let our guard down as yet’.

When asked if a “fourth wave of coronavirus was imminent“, he said, “We must continue taking precautions, that is all we can do.”