Assam Doctor infected with Alpha and Delta variants of COVID-19 simultaneously

Assam: A Female doctor from Assam has been found infected with two different variants of the corona virus at the same time, which could be the first such case in the country. Dr B Borkakoti, Senior Scientist, Regional Medical Research Center (RMRC) of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) gave this information. Despite taking both doses of the Covid-19 vaccine, doctors were found infected with both alpha and delta variants of the virus. In May, a double infection was detected in the patient in the laboratory of RMRC. Dr Borkakoti said that some cases of double infection were reported in Britain, Brazil and Portugal, but such a case has not been reported in India before.

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