Tag: Covid 19 Strain

Docs fear Indore’s Covid-19 strain deadlier, MP to send samples to NIV Pune

Bhopal: Doctors treating COVID-19 cases in Indore say a more virulent strain may be wreaking havoc in the city, which has emerged as the coronavirus hotspot in Madhya Pradesh. They say samples from Indore, where COVID-19 has killed 57 people, will be sent to the Pune-based National Institute of Virology (NIV) to confirm their apprehensions […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
73 Novel Variants Of COVID-19 Strain Identified In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: A team of genomic researchers from two institutes has identified 73 novel variants of the COVID-19 strain in Odisha, its head has said. The researchers are from CSIR-Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology (IGIB), New Delhi and Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital, Bhubaneswar, he said. “The research team, which carried out sequencing […]

  • Tuesday, 13 April 2021
New COVID-19 Strain: Odisha Govt Issues SOP For UK Returnees

Bhubaneswar: Passengers with travel history of UK and transiting through the airports in UK and returning to Odisha will be advised to remain in mandatory 14 days home quarantine with self-monitoring and periodic monitoring by the Rapid Response Team. This is part of the SOP released by Odisha government as per the protocols issued by […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021