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Covid strain first detected in India to be called ‘Delta’ variant: WHO

Covid strain first detected in India to be called ‘Delta’ variant: WHO

New Delhi: The World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday (May 31, 2021) announced to give new names to various COVID-19 variants and labelled B.1.617.2, first found in India, as ‘Delta’. The United Nations agency said that it will now refer to the most worrisome variants known as ‘variants of concern’