Are we looking at another Omicron surge? WHO on severity, transmissibility of subvariant BA.22 min read . Updated: 18 Feb 2022, 07:32 PM IST
- Omicron subvariant BA.2 appears to be steadily increasing and its prevalence has risen in South Africa, Denmark, the UK and other countries.
With the rise in the number of Omicron sub-variant BA.2 cases, are we looking at another Omicron surge in the coming days? Responding to this, World Health Orgasination (WHO) officials said, considering how fast the variant peaked and then declined, we now have to see whether there is a slowing of decline or we will start to see an increase again. And, if there is an increase in cases again, then we could see further infections of BA.2.
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