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WHO chief scientist explains severity of new Omicron subvariant BA.2.75

07/07/2022 12:08 PM | Click to read full article

The detection of the new Omicron sub-variant - BA.2.75 has raised concerns in the medical community as some experts have pointed out that the sub-lineage in question ‘may imply a trend to come.’

So far 10 states have reported BA.2.75 variants including Delhi and Maharashtra, and the Centre has already declared it to be a variant of concern.