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Will Covid Ever End? Surgeon General Vivek Murthy on the Pandemic


Surgeon Vivek Murthy


WASHINGTON, DC- When will we reach the time when Covid cases are zero? This is the question that has been haunting everyone since the outbreak. But even after more than a year of battling Covid and a vaccine, the answers seem pretty unclear. In an interview to POLITICO Indian American Surgeon General Vivek Murthy said: “It is really important that we convey that success does not equal no cases. Success looks like very few people in the hospital and very few deaths.”

Murthy added. Delta is a genuine danger but vaccinated people may overestimate their peril, just as unvaccinated people may underestimate it. This is the dichotomy developing. It’s almost like living in two different Americas.” Supporting the need for vaccination he said: “The vaccines do work. Breakthrough cases remain infrequent; few are life-threatening,”

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