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WHO names COVID-19 variants 1st found in India as ‘Kappa’ and ‘Delta’

United Nations/Geneva: The B.1.617.1 and B.1.617.2 variants of the COVID-19, first identified in India, have been named as ‘Kappa’ and ‘Delta’ respectively by the WHO as it named various variants of the coronavirus using Greek alphabets to simplify public discussions and also help remove stigma from the names. The World Health Organisation’s move on Monday came […]