Globally, the number of weekly cases decreased by 12% during the week of 29 August to 4 September 2022 as compared to the previous week, with just under 4.2 million new cases reported. The number of new weekly deaths decreased by 5% as compared to the previous week, with over 13 700 fatalities reported. As of 4 September 2022, over 600 million confirmed cases and over 6.4 million deaths have been reported globally.
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‘This too shall pass away’ this famous Persian adage seems to be defeating us again and again in the case of COVID-19. Despite every effort