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What Is Triple Mutant COVID-19 Strain?, Watch Experts Exclusive

A new “triple-mutant” variant of the novel coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2 has been identified in India and has even spread to other nations. Named B.1.618, the triple mutant variant of COVID-19 has is believed to have spread in states including Maharashtra, New Delhi, West Bengal and Chhattisgarh where an uptick of coronavirus infections is registered. After previously identifying the “double mutant” variant of the coronavirus, how worrying is “triple mutant” that occurs when three different strains come together to form a new mutation.

Updated : 23 April 2021, 01:31 PM