India experience Coronavirus cases surge January COVID 19
India experience Coronavirus cases surge January COVID 19. On December 28, India may surge in COVID-19 cases in the month of January. The next 40 days are going to be crucial for India because can witness surge in COVID-19 cases. Omicron sub-variant BF.7 caused the upsurge in cases. The transmissibility of Omicron sub-variant BF.7 is severe because an infected person can further infect 16 persons.
“Previously, it has been noticed that a new wave of COVID-19 hits India around 30-35 days after it hits East Asia.. This has been a trend,” an official said.
India’s preparedness to combat with coronavirus
The Health Ministry sources stated that due to the upsurge in COVID-19 cases in China and South Korea, the Indian government has alert states and Union territories to prepare for any happening.
The health ministry sources claimed that the severity of the infection is less. There is a wave, deaths and hospitalisation will also be less.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya have held meetings to assess the country’s preparedness to deal with spike of cases. “To make sure there is not a COVID surge in the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked us to be careful. The government is also preparing if the COVID cases increase. Today mock drills are conducted across Covid hospitals in the country to make sure people get proper treatment,” the Union Minister said at Safdarjung hospital.