South Indian variant of COVID 15 times more lethal, highly infectious: Scientists - The Federal
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A new COVID variant, N440K, is spotted in various parts of the country; reports say the variant is around 15 times more lethal than its earlier avatars

does it evade the vaccine?

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most the article said is: “While vaccines are helpful, the “social vaccine” of masks, hand-hygiene and physical distance is the most effective weapon against the pandemic”

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unknown so far it seems

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It is really getting tough here with a collapsed healthcare system, and the fascist Central government not caring about us citizens.

I offer to call it the COVID-19 Plus Pro

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We’re never going to erradicate this (COVID), sure seems like?

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not if wealthy countries are going to hoard resources and knowledge

https://www.newsclick.in/Boris-Johnson-Walks-Away-laughing-India-Serum-Institute-Tow

Johnson plays hard ball. He has no time for Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam. “The reason we have the vaccine success is because of capitalism, because of greed, my friends,” Johnson said in a recent call with British MPs.

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