New Covid-19 variant: Centres calls for strict screening for international travellers from 3 countries

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The central government on Thursday told all states and Union Territories (UTs) to ensure rigorous screening and testing of international travellers from South Africa, Hong Kong and Botswana, where a new Covid-19 variant of serious public health implications has been reported.

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Published on November 26, 2021 -  01:47
Health Secretary warns new COVID variant 'could pose substantial risk to public health'
Sajid Javid told MPs in a Commons statement that the new variant identified in South Africa is 'of huge international concern', amid fears the strain, which 'could defeat vaccines' may reach the UK.

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