Well, like another season, there is another variant of the deadly coronavirus named Omicron that has been identified in South Africa. Needless to say, this has left people across the world extremely worried about its consequences.
Scientists are concerned since the new variant has over 30 mutations in the part of the virus that current vaccines target. It is also said to be responsible for the rise in new infections in South Africa.
— Disclose.tv (@disclosetv) November 27, 2021
Now, some cases of this new variant have been detected in parts of Europe and Asia which have placed people in a wave of panic.
However, since the coronavirus has been hanging over our heads like a sword for almost two years now, netizens took to social media to find some humour in this scary news. They said humour is a coping mechanism, and we agree.
The hashtag #Omicron started trending on Twitter with memes.
People termed it as Godzilla for cancelling their travel plans. Have a look at some of the most hilarious memes:
— Blake (@BlakesWort) November 27, 2021
— Prakash Shetty (@kitneka) November 27, 2021
Indians : Now the corona is gone, no need to fear anything 😃
— Varad Ralegaonkar (@varadr_tistic) November 28, 2021
— D Alex (@D_Alex_connect) November 27, 2021
— Rijul //rep era (@jesuisrijul) November 27, 2021
— Geethika (@_geethikaa) November 27, 2021
“My fall plans” “New variant” pic.twitter.com/DOyENTEA1x
— Thanos pandit ™ (@Thanos_pandith) November 27, 2021
— Dinesh Kumar (@DineshK26726508) November 27, 2021
— Gary Buckley™ (@myrddenbuckley) November 28, 2021
— Caterina Betti (@caterina_betti) November 27, 2021
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