Covid update: India eases export of gloves, goggles; vaccine-makers on mutation

UPDATED ON DEC 23, 2020 12:40 AM IST
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From India lifting export restrictions on medical goggles and gloves, to passengers from the United Kingdom found to be infected - here are the top news updates on the Covid-19 pandemic. USA's top infectious disease expert, Anthony Fauci, called decisions of many countries to ban travel to and from the UK 'dramatic', while stating that the authorities must assume that the Sars-CoV-2 coronavirus' new variant has entered the US. The UK recently discovered a new strain of the virus which is 'significantly' more infectious. India is among the countries which have barred travel to and from the European nation. Meanwhile, vaccine-makers Pfizer and Moderna are testing how effective their inoculants are against the new virus strain. Watch the full video for the other updates on the spread of the Sars-CoV-2 coronavirus.


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