Another Omicron patient has been confirmed in Delhi. The report of the patient has been found positive in genome sequencing. This patient had returned to Delhi from South Africa and Zimbabwe in the past. It was found suspicious during the investigation at Indira Gandhi Airport, after which it was admitted to Loknayak Hospital. The report was found positive in the genome sequencing conducted here. Let us inform you that earlier on December 5, the first patient of Omicron was found in Delhi. Doctors say that both the patients were found infected and have got both doses of covid vaccine. One of these patients had taken both doses of the vaccine in Ranchi. Dr. Suresh Kumar, Medical Director of Loknayak Hospital says that the patient infected with the Omicron variant does not have symptoms yet. However, he is feeling weakness in his body. He said that the genome sequencing report of 10 patients was received on Saturday morning, in which this 35-year-old patient was found to be Omicron infected. The report of the other nine patients has come negative. However, due to corona being infected, everyone has been kept in the isolation ward. At present, 38 patients are admitted to Loknayak Hospital. According to the department, 46 Omicron suspected patients have been admitted so far in Loknayak Hospital of which eight patients have been discharged. At present, 38 patients are admitted to the hospital, out of which 25 patients are corona infected and two patients are infected with the Omicron variant. These patients have been kept in separate wards. There is a separate ward in the hospital for Omicron patients.
Indian scientists made an Omicron detection kit
Indian scientists have achieved great success in identifying the Omicron variant of Corona that is spreading rapidly across the world. ICMR has prepared a Kovid test kit in Dibrugarh, Assam. The new Omicron variant can be detected in just under two hours with this kit. Meanwhile, the good news of relief is that no serious symptoms are being found in Omicron patients.