Delta Variant Of Coronavirus Detected In Moscow Sewage

The Delta variant of the coronavirus has been detected in Moscow.

City officials announced the finding in a press release on Friday.  Staff have been testing sewage in Moscow to determine which variants are in the community.  Officials say the Delta variant has been detected.  The Delta variant spreads more rapidly.  The city press release states that Delta’s spread is primarily among unvaccinated people where vaccination rates are low.