The Omicron BF.7 Covid variant, which was initially observed in China, has now spread to other countries as well, including India, and it is thought to have a high infectivity rate.
But there’s no need to panic. Just because a virus is highly infectious doesn’t mean it’s nastier as well. Moreover, as most Indians have received at least two doses of Covid 19 vaccine, we have achieved herd immunity. Therefore, even if a person is infected with this new Covid variant, they may most likely not experience severe symptoms.
The Omicron BF.7 variant symptoms:
The main symptoms associated with this variant appear to be body aches, with less common symptoms of cough, cold, and fever.