6 Who Arrived In India Test Positive For UK Mutant Strain | Read
PUBLISHED ON: December 29, 2020 | Duration: 2 min, 38 sec
Six cases of a mutant strain of coronavirus that first surfaced in the UK, have been detected in the country. The new strain is believed to be 70 per cent more infectious, but doctors have said there is no reason yet to believe that it is more lethal or will not be controlled by a vaccine. All six patients have recently returned from the UK, where cases have spiralled within days.