AHEAD OF NEW YEAR, AIIMS DIRECTOR DR GULERIA’S MESSAGE ON OMICRON, PANDEMIC

In his New Year message, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Delhi director Dr Randeep Guleria advised people “not to panic, but to be vigilant” amid the rising cases of the variant of the coronavirus across the country.

“Let me take this opportunity to wish everyone a very happy, healthy, and prosperous 2022. As we move forward, it is important for us to understand that the pandemic is not over, yet we are in a better position,” Dr Guleria said in a video message posted by AIIMS.

“We have a large number of people who are vaccinated, still we are witnessing increasing cases. Therefore, it is very important for us to follow Covid-appropriate behaviour including wearing masks, physical distancing, and avoiding crowds so that we do not have a super spreader anywhere,” the AIIMS director said.

News Source : Hindustan Times

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