Tripura sent 151 samples for Covid-19 test

Tripura- Delta Plus variant in Tripura: Tripura confirmed on Friday that out of 151 samples sent to West Bengal for genome sequencing, more than 90 samples were found positive. The Delta Plus variant was confirmed in all of these samples, which increased the possibility of a third wave of Kovid-19. State medical experts have provided information on the matter.

Dr Deep Dev Verma, Nodal Officer for COVID-19 in Tripura, said on Friday: “Tripura had sent 151 RT-PCR samples to West Bengal for genome sequencing. Of these, more than 90 samples tested positive for the delta plus variant. Gone, “he said, adding it was a matter of concern. Earlier on Wednesday, the Union Health Ministry said that a” worrying type “of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus had was found in 174 districts in 35 states and Union Territories, according to the Ministry of Health, most of these cases are from Maharashtra, Delhi, Punjab, Telangana, West Bengal and Gujarat.

Cases discovered in two districts of Uttar Pradesh

First, two cases of Delta Plus Covid-19 variants were recorded in Gorakhpur and Deoria in Uttar Pradesh. The Delta Plus variant was found in a 23-year-old MBBS student living in Gorakhpur. At the same time, an elderly resident of Deoria district died. The old man was 66 years old. The elderly were found to be corona positive on May 17. Suffice to say that some experts have expressed their concern about the Delta Plus variant and claimed that this variant is more potent than before, on which the effect of the vaccine will also be negligible. Delta started to take its formidable form as soon as it hits India.

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