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Delta variant dangerous, continuing to evolve and mutate: WHO chief

WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said that in countries with low vaccination coverage, terrible scenes of hospitals overflowing are again becoming the norm

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Press Trust of India  |  United Nations/Geneva 



WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. Photo: Bloomberg
WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. Photo: Bloomberg

The world is in a very "dangerous period" of the COVID-19 pandemic compounded by more transmissible variants like Delta, which is continuing to evolve and mutate, World Health Organization Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has warned.

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First Published: Sat, July 03 2021. 09:42 IST

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