Germany and Italy have prohibited fliers from South Africa over the worries in regards to this new Covid variation. The new Covid-19 variation, B.1.1.529, recognized in South Africa is for the most part influencing individuals in the under 25 age bunch, among whom the immunization rate against the infection is just 26%, as indicated by wellbeing authorities. The South African media source announced that with Gauteng arising as the focal point of the fourth flood of the pandemic indeed, it’s nothing unexpected that the region has recorded the most number of contaminations from the B.1.1.529 variation. Hong Kong additionally recognized the new COVID-19 variation in individuals with a movement history to South Africa.
Where as no such efforts is taken by the Indian government. Although the government ensured rigorous screening of passengers from South Africa and their contacts over new Covid strain.
As the Covid situation is under control in India, accordingly to experts third wave is unlikely to hit India and this pandemic can move towards endemic. If strict protocols are not followed regarding these international visits this can lead the country into a difficult situation once again.