New Delhi: Rakesh Mishra, Director of Tata Institute for Genetics and Society, said that the people of India should not worry about the BF.7 variant. It is a sub-variant of the Omicron. Don’t worry about the current situation. But he pointed out that wearing a mask and maintaining social distance should be continued.
Different variants of Corona have been reported in India. BF.7 is a sub-variant of Omicron. Except for minor changes, this variant is identical to the Omicron. Most people have acquired immunity through vaccines. Current vaccines in India are effective against Omicron and its variants. He said that compared to previous years, there are not more patients in hospitals in India this year.