Covid-19 delta variation

The Covid-19 delta variation, which was first identified in India, is currently spreading globally, becoming the dominant strain in certain nations, such as the United Kingdom, and is expected to do so in others, such as the United States.

2,500 weekly fatalities had been connected to Covid-19

By late May, almost 2,500 weekly fatalities had been connected to Covid-19.

CDC COVID-19 Response Team and colleagues

Mark Thompson of the CDC COVID-19 Response Team and colleagues also demonstrated that the vaccines were highly efficient at lowering the viral load, febrile symptoms, and the duration of illness in people who acquired breakthrough infections despite being vaccinated.

Southern Indian states have declared a state of emergency

Two southern Indian states have declared a state of emergency, as coronavirus cases spread at a breakneck pace through the country and pressure increases on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government to enforce a national shutdown.