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Scientists say coronavirus is airborne, nudge WHO
Rojsamachar | 06/07/2020 10:10 AM | Click to read full article
Hundreds of scientists say there is evidence that novel coronavirus in smaller particles in the air can infect people and are calling for the World Health Organization to revise recommendations.
The WHO has said the coronavirus disease spreads primarily from person to person through small droplets from the nose or mouth, which are expelled when a person with COVID-19 coughs, sneezes or speaks. The health agency said the evidence for the virus being airborne was not convincing.