Delta variant gaining ground in Germany
Berlin, June 19 (SocialNews.XYZ) Although the share of the Covid-19 Delta variant in Germany is only 6 per cent of the new cases, the strain is spreading at a fast pace, Lothar Wieler, president of the Robert Koch Institute (RKI), said.
"It is really not a question of whether Delta will become the leading variant, but just when," Wieler told reporters here on Friday.
"It depends very much on the vaccination rates, and on how we deal with the relaxation of restrictions."
Germany's incidence rate of COVID-19 cases in the past sev......