Delta variant makes presence felt in Malaysia


Ragananthini Vethasalam

Malaysia is expected to witness a continuous rise in Covid-19 cases over the next two weeks as the Delta strain increases infectivity rate and debilitates the healthcare system. - The Malaysian Insight file pic, July 15, 2021.

THE surge of Covid-19 cases in Malaysia has raised concerns over the spread of the highly infectious Delta strain among the community. 

Health authorities said 67 Delta variant cases have been detected in Malaysia and warned that there would be more as the variant is more potent than the Alpha strain.


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