Omicron Variant: New variant of Corona knocked in India! BF.7 is highly contagious, experts warn

Pankaj Prasad
New variant of Corona
New variant of Corona

The variant BF.7 of Omicron is highly contagious.

Omicron Variant: There has been a decrease in the cases of corona in the country for the past several days. Festivals are being celebrated in the open. The necessity of masks is also ending. But now once again the concern about Corona is increasing. Because recently another variant of Omicron has surfaced to Corona. It is being told that the variant BF.7 is highly contagious. However, there is no concrete information about this yet. But testing is going on on how dangerous this variant is. According to media reports, the Gujarat Biotechnology Research Center has detected the first case of the new variant BF.7.

BA.5.1.7 spreads very fast: Experts say that Omicron's sub-variant BA.5.1.7 spreads very fast. Many experts are advising to be careful about this. Scientists are also scared about this because Omicron's BF.7 and BA.5.1.7 variants are reportedly being blamed behind the way the corona has spread in China in recent days.

Can be dangerous for India: Many experts are of the opinion that the festive season is going on in the country. Restrictions against lockdown and corona are relaxed. In such a situation, if a new variant of corona spreads, then it can infect a lot of people. In such a situation, experts are advising to be careful in other pujas including Diwali, Dhanteras.

Significantly, till 8 am on Monday, 2,060 new cases of corona infection were reported in the country. With this, the total number of infected in the country has increased to 4,46,30,888. While 10 more patients died due to infection, the death toll rose to 5,28,905. At the same time, the number of active patients in the country has increased to 26,834, which is 0.06 percent of the total cases.