Cases of the new Delta Plus variant were recently reported in Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra. This new mutant version of the Delta strain of COVID was first detected in Europe in March 2021, but it came to light on June13. Although it is still under investigation, medical experts believe that the Delta Plus variant has increased transmissibility. Watch the video to find out more on this variant.
(Script by Apurva P; Video edited by Manasi Phadnis)