Coronavirus India Update: The head of the World Health Organization, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyes, said on Friday that the condition of the second wave of coronavirus in India is worrisome. In many states, the number of infected hospitalized patients and deaths is increasing. Along with this, he also warned that the second year of the epidemic will be more deadly than the previous year.
WHO Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said that WHO is fully helping India on its behalf. Thousands of oxygen concentrators, tents, masks and other medical equipment have been dispatched to the mobile field hospital. He also thanked the countries that are helping India.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday that important information about the B1.617 variant of the coronavirus, first found in India, is not yet known. It is more contagious than other variants, but it is not known how contagious it is.
He announced plans to expedite the second dose of the corona vaccine. Under this, the difference between the first dose and the second dose has been reduced from 12 weeks to 8 weeks.