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

Credit: IndiaTimes- Published on November 25, 2021
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 27, 2021 -  02:03
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