- B.1.617 mutation detected in large numbers in India
- B.1.617 Reference to the Name of India for Transformation
- Objection to the use of the term Indian variant
New Delhi: The most prevalent B.1.617 in the country The coronavirus Transformation of ‘India TransformationThat the World Health Organization has not mentioned Central government Made clear on Wednesday. The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said the word ‘Indian’ was not used in the WHO report.
‘Some media have published news that the World Health Organization has classified B.1.167 as an adaptation to global anxiety. Some of them reported that the B.1.167 coronavirus mutation was defined as ‘Indian mutation’, a statement from the Health Ministry said.
The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has said that there is no basis for the use of the term ‘Indian transformation’ and that this is baseless.
The World Health Organization does not identify any virus or its mutation with the country’s name on it. The WHO Southeast Asia Division tweeted that we refer to them with their scientific name and urge everyone to follow suit.