Even though it's not spelled the same, it SOUNDS the same as the virus that's causing the pandemic. Yup, poor fella's name is Kovid Kapoor. Here's his Twitter page.
Kovid is from India and tweeted about this issue back in February 2020 right after the WHO had announced the official name for the disease.
He said he had no idea he’d still be using that line as the coronavirus pandemic heads into its third year, and that things — such as ordering a coffee at Starbucks, checking into a hotel or showing his passport at the airport — would never be the same.
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