On Converse India with Rahul Shivshankar, COVID-19 has wreaked havoc across the nation. The Covid numbers have crossed 2 lakh plus. These are number of positive cases in the nation and we are also seeing for the first time a large number of false negatives. Some would say that this particular variant or strain is deadlier. India’s healthcare system is under severe strain due to this sudden surge in the number of coronavirus cases. India has reported its highest-ever single-day spike of COVID-19 cases with over 2.34 lakh new cases and more than 1,300 deaths in the last 24 hours.
We ask- Is the 'Double Mutant' strain deadlier?