Moscow, July 13
Covid might have existed in a dormant state lengthy earlier than its outbreak, Melita Vujnovic, the consultant of the World Health Organisation (WHO) to Russia, has stated.
“WHO has established a large team that will work together with Chinese scientists to analyse the origin of the virus,” Xinhua information company quoted Vujnovic as saying in a latest interview with RIA Novosti information company.
“This virus lived in animals and sooner or later handed to people. It’s onerous to say when and the place this occurred. It’s being investigated.
“Viruses can be found in waste water. But nothing can be said specifically,” she stated. The official additional stated that scientists have been learning these samples and if there was any “revolutionary result”, the WHO will announce it. — IANS