Kannur: 8 people who travelled from Britain to Kerala tests positive for Covid 19. The samples have been sent to Pune Serum Institute to confirm whether they have been infected with the new strain of Covid virus. Airport Authorities have been instructed to be more careful, informed the State Health Minister KK Shailaja.
The details about the new strain of Covid Virus that has been reported, is yet to be clarified. Experts say the current vaccine is also effective against genetically modified viruses. There is an increase in corona cases in the state. But there is not as much increase as expected. Mortality rate has not increased in Kerala. There is no need to fear in the context of Shigella. Hygiene is the only way to combat it,” she said.