(MENAFN- NewsBytes) Europe is witnessing a fresh surge in COVID-19 cases, as over 60% of the world's cases and deaths were reported from the continent over the last week. The World Health Organization (WHO) attributed the latest spike to the Delta variant of SARS-CoV-2, which causes the COVID-19 disease. According to the WHO, COVID-19-related deaths doubled to about 4,200 a day in Europe. Here's more.
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The surge of cases in Europe is a cause of concern as India is mulling to resume international flights by the year-end. Meanwhile, the detection of a new variant in the African country, Botswana, is also adding to the woes. Furthermore, many European countries have also imposed strict lockdown in the wake of the resurgence of COVID-19 infections in the continent.
Details Cases in major European countries
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