South Africa bans the use of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine

The number of infected in the world has crossed 10.67 crore, the death toll has also crossed 23.28 lakh. Meanwhile, South Africa, which is battling the most deadly form of the Corona virus, has banned the use of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine. However, Oxford scientists previously claimed that their vaccine also works against the South African strain of virus.

South African scientists say the results of the study are surprising. According to research even after getting the vaccine, people are showing mild and common symptoms of the new virus.

Scientists say that those infected with the old form of the virus had similar problem. Also, the natural immunity in people prone to infection is also not effective in protecting against B1.351 strain. In such a situation, you will have to be serious about this slowly spreading deadly strain.

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32 countries have reported the South African strain of Corona till now. People are questioning the effects of AstraZeneca’s vaccine. Pfizer and Moderna had also previously stated that their vaccine may be less effective against South African strains. Virologist Dr. Shabir Madhi of the University of Witwatersand says that the results of tests on two thousand people are shocking. All countries of the world will have to prepare ahead.