Signs That Omicron "Gradually Spreading In Community": Delhi Minister

Signs That Omicron "Gradually Spreading In Community": Delhi Minister

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December 30, 2021

People with no travel history are being infected with the Omicron Covid variant and this suggests it is now spreading in the community, Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain said Thursday, sounding a grim warning as the reported number of cases of the new strain near 1,000.

New Delhi, 30 December 2021

As per news report of NDTV, in Delhi 46 of 115 samples sequenced so far have tested positive for the new strain, Mr Jain said, adding that there were 200 COVID-19 patients (of all known strains) in hospital at this time. 115 others, including foreign arrivals, are asymptomatic but are in hospitals as a precaution. As of this morning there are 961 Omicron Covid cases reported in India and 263 of them are in the national capital, followed by Maharashtra (257), Gujarat (97), Rajasthan (69), and Kerala (65).

Source - NDTV


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