Did you know? As a virus spreads more, it undergoes more changes called "mutation".
New versions of the virus after undergoing mutation are called “variants”.
According to Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah (Malaysia Health director-general), 3 variants have been discovered in Malaysia
B.1.617.1 (first detected in India)
B.1.351 (found first in South Africa)
B.1.1.7 (originally identified in the UK)
Stay updated on COVID-19 variants by referring to our educational guide below!