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UK Urged to Ease Travel Restrictions for Indians

Verbal tensions have escalated between India and the UK over the British new COVID quarantine rules against Indian travellers.

England has earlier decided that Indians visiting London should go to quarantine, even if they have received fully vaccination.

However, the Indian foreign minister has urged the UK authorities to revise the rule.

England has earlier eased its pandemic restrictions. However, the list of countries with approved vaccines does not include India.

The rules, which take effect next month, have sparked outrage, and many Indians have described the decision as discriminatory.

“Urgent solution to quarantine issue in mutual interest,” Foreign Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar said in a tweet on Tuesday.

His statements came after a meeting with his British counterpart Liz Truss in New York, where both the General Assembly of the Attending United Nations.

Thousands of Covid Deaths Every Year

Britain faces the prospect of thousands of annual Covid deaths for years to come, scientists have warned.

Scientists said that the UK might learn to live with thousands of Covid-related deaths for years to come.

The Covid-19 vaccines don’t seem to be a long term solution for the health crisis as new variants emerge. People will have to live with it.

Seasonal waves of the virus are going to sweep the country every winter. It will join other seasonal viruses, including influenza. However, it is likely to kill those with underlying conditions with the provided vaccines.

The numbers of Covid cases seem to establish through this summer, but it is expected to rise again, causing a fourth wave this autumn. This is expected to occur yearly for a while.

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