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Current surge in Covid-19 cases not start of fourth wave, say authorities

Dais Newsfeed | 09/06/2022 09:25 AM | Click to read full article

The ongoing surge in Covid-19 cases in some parts of the country should not be seen as the start of the fourth wave of the pandemic, top government authorities guiding India’s pandemic response said, adding that most people are protected by prior infection and high vaccination coverage.

India has reported a gradual rise in coronavirus infections since mid-May.