The new strain of coronavirus found in London is more deadly as well as spreading rapidly and it can kill more people.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday that the new strain could increase the number of deaths due to corona.
However, he said that both the vaccines of Corona being used in the country are proving effective against this new variant.
There has been evidence of more fatalities – Johnson
Johnson said he has been told that the new strain of the corona spreads rapidly. Also, some such evidence has been found that the new variant may increase the number of deaths from Corona.
Let me tell you that the new strain of Corona was first found in southeast England and London in September and it spreads 70 percent faster than other strains.
Till now it has spread to more than 60 countries.
From this example, understand how deadly new strain is
Citing the example of the new virus being fatal, England’s chief scientific adviser Patrick Valence said that the old coronavirus killed 10 out of 1,000 people over the age of 60 in England, but the new strain killed 13-14 people. Can hunt. This means that mortality can be increased due to this strain.
In view of this, people are being appealed to take precautions.
The number of infected people increased rapidly due to a new strain
The new strain of Corona saw a rapid increase in the number of infected and dead in England. To prevent the speed of infection, a strict lockdown was implemented here. Despite this, the infection spread rapidly here.
New strains being found in most of the infected
Shortly after it surfaced in September last year, it became a major strain in South-East England and London, etc. That is, the new strain was being confirmed in most people being found here.
The speed of its spread can be gauged from the fact that the US Center for Disease Control and Prevention says that it could become a major strain in their country in two months.
The new strain has been found in more than 100 people in India
Significantly, new strains of coronavirus have been identified in India. So far, a new strain of corona has been found in more than 100 people in the country. Most of these people are returning from the UK.
What is the state of transition in England and the world?
According to Johns Hopkins University, 35.94 million coronas have been infected in the UK so far. Of these, 96,166 people have died.
If you talk about the whole world, 9.81 million people have confirmed corona infection, and 21.05 lakh people have lost their lives due to this dangerous virus.
At the same time, 2.48 crore people have been affected by this virus in the most affected country America. Of these, 4.14 lakh have died.