A White House official familiar with the development said it is imperative to ensure complete Vaccinations as there are reports of new cases of corona variant.
The federal government is now emphasizing getting more people vaccinated as the new Covid variant is taking ground in the U.S.
It has been observed that more individuals have got infected with the latest delta variant.
India recorded the first case of the new delta variant. It has spread to over 80 countries. The variant has until now infected 10% of the U.S population. The rate has increased by 6% from last week.
Get vaccinated to protect everyone from the variant. The cases are rising and growing, Dr. Vivek Murthy, the U.S. Surgeon General, added. The surgeon stated that the variant is significantly transmitting and is dangerous than the previous variants.
The Disease Control and Prevention board designated the new variant of great concern. The center stated that the delta variant infects people easily and has severe effects.
But many U.S states have recorded decreased covid cases during the first vaccination phases. As a result, there had been many vaccination campaigns launched in the U.S.
But, even today, in many states, the number of cases is increasing with rising hospitalizations.
The U.S states that have done maximum Vaccinations have witnessed a marked decline in the active and new cases, fewer hospitalization, and fewer deaths due to the virus.
President Joe Biden has pushed for more Vaccinations as the country combats new strains.
He is pushing for more young adults to get vaccinated.