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Omicron now in 171 countries, will soon replace Delta globally: WHO

Published: 24th January 2022 02:17 PM  |   Last Updated: 24th January 2022 03:09 PM  

The Omicron variant of Covid-19 has been identified in 171 countries, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said.

In its latest technical brief, the global health body said that Omicron is soon set to replace Delta globally as a result of its immunity evading potential.


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