- So far, the XBB sub-variant of the corona virus has spread to 17 countries.
- Corona virus is responsible for more than 65 lakh deaths in the world.
- The peak of the new wave of corona in Singapore is expected to come in November.
XBB Variant News: The corona virus, which has wreaked havoc all over the world in the last almost 3 years, has once again started raising its head. According to reports, the current wave of the Kovid-19 epidemic in Singapore is expected to reach its peak in mid-November and during this time more than 15 thousand new cases are expected to come daily. Let us tell you that the XBB sub-variant of the corona virus in Singapore is believed to be responsible for the increasing cases. The XBB is a sub-variant of Omicron.
Corona cases increasing in Singapore
Singapore’s Health Ministry said on Saturday that based on past waves of infection, it can be said that the country’s health infrastructure is sufficient to deal with the increase in cases of corona virus infection in Singapore. According to reports, Singapore is currently witnessing an increase in cases due to the XBB sub-variant of the corona virus. The XBB subtype accounts for 54 percent of the total cases of infection reported in the country between October 3 and 9.
XBB variant has spread in 17 countries
The XBB sub-variant of the corona virus was first detected in the month of August. So far it has spread to 17 countries of the world including Australia, Denmark, India and Japan. Singapore’s Health Minister Ong Yi Kung said that the current wave of infection is due to the XBB sub-variant of the corona virus. This wave is expected to reach its peak by mid-November. Ong said, ‘This wave will be short-lived, but the cases will come out much more. By mid-November in the country, about 15 thousand cases of Kovid-19 can be reported daily.
1641 died of corona in Singapore
So far 1,997,847 cases of Kovid-19 have been confirmed in Singapore while 1,641 people have died due to this epidemic. The corona virus has caused widespread destruction in the world in the last almost 3 years. Talking about the world, more than 62 crore cases of infection with the virus were reported and more than 65 lakh people have lost their lives. Apart from this, the corona virus is also considered responsible for destroying the economy of many countries. Although the new XBB variant has not yet proved to be as deadly as the Delta variant, despite its spread in many countries.
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