Mumbai: Omicron variants found in South Africa have created a stir around the world. Amidst all this, a person who returned to Maharashtra from South Africa has been found corona positive. But so far he has not been confirmed to be infected with Omicron variant. An alert has been issued for his corona positive and the positive person has been sent to isolation. In the case, Kalyan-Dombily Municipal Corporation (KDMC) officials said, "The man had returned from South Africa to Dombili in Thane district. '
Moreover, officials have also said that the Omicron variant has not been confirmed so far. Tell you that the new variant of Covid-19 B।1।1529 was found in South Africa last week. On the other hand, the World Health Organization (WHO) has declared it 'Variant of Concern' as 'alarming' and has been named Omicron. Talking about the corona positive youth, officials say his sample will now be sent to Mumbai for genome sequence, only after which it will be known whether he is infected with Omicron or not.
On the other hand, KDMC dr. Pratibha Panpatil said that the report of the patient's brother has come out negative and now the rest of his family members will also be examined. He also said that the patient had come from Captown to Delhi on November 24 and from there to Mumbai and then to Dombili. He further informed that the patient had undergone a corona test after he developed a fever in which he was found positive. In the meantime, however, the best part was that the patient was living alone. His relatives are also currently kept in home isolation.