A teacher holds a student as she gets vaccinated against Covid-19 in Hyderabad, India. Photo: AFP
A teacher holds a student as she gets vaccinated against Covid-19 in Hyderabad, India. Photo: AFP

India’s Covid-19 cases hit 7-month high as Omicron sweeps through Delhi and Mumbai

  • Cases have risen 11-fold in two weeks with over 80 per cent of cases in Delhi and Mumbai involving Omicron
  • Experts hope that after the deadly Delta wave, people have gained additional immunity and India’s experience will mirror South Africa’s, where cases have declined

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A teacher holds a student as she gets vaccinated against Covid-19 in Hyderabad, India. Photo: AFP
A teacher holds a student as she gets vaccinated against Covid-19 in Hyderabad, India. Photo: AFP
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