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Covid-19 deaths may drop to flu levels by mid-2022: Bill Gates

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 18th November, 2021 08:38:12 PM
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Covid deaths and infection rates may dip below seasonal flu levels by the middle of next year assuming new dangerous variants don’t emerge in the meantime, Bill Gates said.

Between natural and vaccine immunity and emerging oral treatments, “the death rate and the disease rate ought to be coming down pretty dramatically,” the billionaire founder of Microsoft Corporation said Thursday at the Bloomberg New Economy Forum in Singapore.