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Current spike in Covid cases can't be termed as 4th wave: ICMR

E-News | 01/05/2022 11:50 PM | Click to read full article

The current spike in the number of daily Covid-19 cases in India cannot be termed as the fourth wave of the pandemic, Samiran Panda, Additional Director General of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), told IANS on Sunday.

"Some surges have been observed at district levels. This is a called a blip... Blips are confined to certain geographical regions of the country," he said.