New Delhi, July 13
Amid reduction in daily Covid infections in the country and a surge globally, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said unsafe crowding in hill stations and markets was a matter of huge worry.
Interacting with the CMs of northeastern states, witnessing sharp spike of late, the PM said the question on everyone’s mind shouldn’t be when the third wave would hit us, but how to prevent it. Calling the virus an imposter, he urged a close watch on mutations, asking states to keep infrastructure ready. — TNS
India’s first Covid case positive again
Thiruvananthapuram: India’s first Covid case, a Kerala student studying medicine in Wuhan (China), has tested positive the second time. IANS
WHO warns against mixing & matching jabs
WHO’s chief scientist Soumya Swaminathan on Monday advised against people mixing and matching Covid-19 vaccines from different manufacturers.
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