As many as 48 international passengers and their contacts have tested positive for COVID in the State since the Omicron variant was first reported. At least 41 of them are at various hospitals in the State, said Health Minister Ma Subramanian. A total of 12,031 people who came from high-risk countries were tested and two per cent of the 63,411… Continue reading "Tamilnadu reprots first caser of Omicron variant"
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Maharashtra reported two more fully vaccinated people infected with the Omicron variant of COVID-19, with both having Dubai travel history, taking the tally in the country to 40 on Monday. This comes a day after Kerala, Andhra Pradesh and Chandigarh reported their first Omicron case. With this, Omicron has been detected in Maharashtra (20), Rajasthan (9), Karnataka (3), Gujarat (3),… Continue reading "Two more persons test Omicron variant positive, takes total tally to 40"
Maharashtra’s first case of the Omicron variant of Covid-19, a 33-year-old marine engineer, has tested negative for the virus, it was reported today. The man, a resident of the Kalyan-Dombivli municipal area near Mumbai, was unvaccinated and had arrived at the Delhi airport from South Africa via Dubai before flying to Mumbai in the last week of November. He was… Continue reading "First person to be affected by Omicron in Maharashtra discharged after testing negative"