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Covid-19: What makes the Delta coronavirus variant, first found in India, so worrisome?

IndiaTimes Thursday, 10 June 2021 ()
Delta variant has about a 40% higher transmission rate compared with alpha, which already had a 50% higher transmissibility than the original strain of the virus. This is clearly visible in the data coming out of the UK.
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