BA.2, a more transmissible Omicron sub-lineage of COVID, is on track to be 'more dominant' in ACT

Jasper Lindell
By Jasper Lindell
Updated March 10 2022 - 10:43pm, first published 6:31pm

Health authorities in the ACT anticipate a more transmissible type of the Omicron COVID-19 variant will become the more dominant strain the ACT over the coming weeks, but have stopped short of saying case numbers will double.

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Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined the Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine on Saturdays. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.

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