Friday, Sep 30, 2022

Delta Plus


From Delta to Omicron: All about Covid-19 and its many variants

January 12, 2022 7:25 pm

All viruses, including SARS-CoV-2 -- that causes Covid-19 -- change over time, a phenomenon known as mutation. A virus with one or more new mutations is referred to as a 'variant' of the original virus, according to WHO

Karnataka: Only 4 cases of Delta Plus variant found of 1,416 samples sent for genome sequencing

August 27, 2021 8:33 am

In Karnataka, where daily cases have dropped significantly, the Delta variant is still the dominant strain.

With 10 new cases, Maharashtra's Delta Plus count reaches 76

August 17, 2021 7:51 am

A total of 39 persons infected with Delta Plus variant are between 19 and 45 years of age, while 19 persons are in the 46-60 age group. As many as nine persons are above 60 years of age.

Delta Plus variant toll reaches five, total 66 cases in Maharashtra

August 14, 2021 12:32 pm

Two deaths were reported from Ratnagiri while Mumbai, Beed and Raigad have reported one death each due to the Delta Plus variant. Two of the patients had been fully vaccinated with Covishield while two others had not been administered any vaccine.

Maharashtra identifies 45 cases of Delta Plus variant, three in Pune district

August 09, 2021 9:46 am

State health minister Rajesh Tope said cases of Delta Plus variant had increased, but there was no need to worry.

'Recovery bus' provides cool relief for S.Korea's Covid-19 testers

August 04, 2021 6:02 pm

The 22 buses are usually used as resting spaces by police and fire fighters and are being deployed on a rotating basis to temporary testing centres, according to the Health Ministry

Delta Plus: Head of India's Covid task force asks Delhi govt to consult Centre before imposing inter-state travel curbs

July 23, 2021 10:34 am

Delhi chief secretary Vijay Dev had flagged the presence of the Delta Plus variant, which is a mutated version of the Delta variant, in 12 states.

Coronavirus India Highlights: Haryana extends Covid-19 lockdown till July 26

July 20, 2021 7:46 am

The country also reported 518 new fatalities on Sunday. Maharashtra reported the highest deaths followed by Kerala.

Coronavirus India Highlights: 2 vaccine doses prevented 95% deaths during second wave, says Covid task force head

July 17, 2021 8:42 am

Coronavirus (Covid-19) India Highlights: A player of the Indian cricket team in England has tested positive for Covid -19 and is staying in home isolation at the moment

Tripura: 138 of 151 samples sent for genome sequencing test positive for Delta Plus

July 10, 2021 11:07 am

Tripura, thus, is the first state in the northeast to have recorded a case of the Delta Plus variant.