Why WHO named COVID-19 variants based on Greek alphabets

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Among many other difficult tasks, WHO has to name new diseases without touching on anyone's toes. So it has now renamed the COVID variants using letters of the Greek alphabet, all to make life easier for 'non-scientific' audiences.

Why WHO named COVID-19 variants based on Greek alphabets

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TCS3,373.60 112.20
Tech Mahindra1,080.00 23.55
JSW Steel679.00 13.50
Asian Paints3,043.25 55.90
CompanyPriceChange%Gain
Infosys1,559.15 56.30
TCS3,373.60 111.50
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HCL Tech990.70 18.00
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Market Movers

CompanyPriceChange%Gain
Infosys1,559.20 56.05 3.73
TCS3,373.60 112.20 3.44
Tech Mahindra1,080.00 23.55 2.23
JSW Steel679.00 13.50 2.03
Asian Paints3,043.25 55.90 1.87
CompanyPriceChange%Gain
Infosys1,559.15 56.30 3.75
TCS3,373.60 111.50 3.42
Tech Mahindra1,079.85 23.60 2.23
HCL Tech990.70 18.00 1.85
Asian Paints3,042.90 54.40 1.82
CompanyPriceChange%Gain
Infosys1,559.20 56.05
TCS3,373.60 112.20
Tech Mahindra1,080.00 23.55
JSW Steel679.00 13.50
Asian Paints3,043.25 55.90
CompanyPriceChange%Gain
Infosys1,559.15 56.30
TCS3,373.60 111.50
Tech Mahindra1,079.85 23.60
HCL Tech990.70 18.00
Asian Paints3,042.90 54.40

Currency

CompanyPriceChng%Chng
Dollar-Rupee74.1600-0.1100-0.15
Euro-Rupee88.43900.02700.03
Pound-Rupee103.0450-0.4470-0.43
Rupee-100 Yen0.6688-0.0003-0.04