Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal has asked the central government to quickly restrict all airlines from the United Kingdom after another strain of the Covid-19 was identified and which has been spreading quickly in the nation. "New mutation of novel coronavirus has arisen in UK, which is a super-spreader. I encourage central govt to prohibit all flights from UK quickly," Kejriwal said in a tweet.
While the centre is yet to declare any movement boycott or suspension of flights among India and UK, Union Health minister Dr Harsh Vardhan guaranteed that the public authority is ready and there is no requirement to fright about the revelation of the new strain of Covid-19, as per reports. The heath ministry's Joint Monitoring Group (JMG) assembled an earnest gathering on Monday to examine the issue.
No strategy choice has been taken by India on any flight restriction from the UK however the issue will be given a genuine consideration, individuals with direct information on the issue said.
A new mutation of coronavirus has arisen in UK, which is a super-spreader.
Travel restriction from England is being executed by numerous nations across the world.
Centre is yet to declare any movement boycott or suspension of flights from UK.
Travel restriction from England is being executed by numerous nations across the world and furthermore being reflected upon by numerous others following the identification of the new mutation of the Coronavirus. The BBC announced that European countries including Ireland, Germany, France, Italy, the Netherlands and Belgium have begun actualizing a travel restriction from the UK.
While British health authorities and prime minister Boris Johnson have said that there is no adequate proof to propose that the new strain is all the more dangerous, the new variation has communicated all the more quickly. Following this quick spread, another layer of level 4 limitations has been reported in the UK and furthermore slack given for Christmas festivities have been rejected. Additionally, the authorities said that there is no adequate proof to recommend that the new strain of the infection would affect the effectiveness of antibodies being administrated right now for Covid-19.
Scientists previously found the new variation in a patient in September, Susan Hopkins of Public Health England disclosed to Sky News. In November, they found the new strain was behind a bunch of cases in Kent which spread into London and Essex and informed the public authority on December 11.
The Covid-19 vaccination program has been continuous for right around fourteen days now with near 400 immunization habitats working in the UK. The UK is at present assessing Moderna's Covid-19 immunization for which it has put in a pre-request of 7 million portions. Notwithstanding the European countries, different nations including Canada, Turkey, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait have likewise declared the suspension of air travel to the UK to forestall the spread of the new Coronavirus variation in their nations.