A new sub-variant of COVID’s Omicron variant was detected in New Delhi, according to an official on Wednesday. The new sub-variant has been identified as BA-2.75 which was detected in a study report of 90 samples sent for genome sequencing.
Dr Suresh Kumar, Medical Director of LNJP Hospital said that the new sub-variant has more transmissibility which infects even those with antibodies.’Omicron’s subvariant BA-2.75 has been found in the report. It has more transmission rate.
This has emerged in the study report of 90 samples sent for genome sequencing. This new sub-variant also attacks people already having antibodies and also those who have taken the COVID vaccines in their body,’ Dr Suresh Kumar said. Further details into the matter are awaited.