New Delhi: India has reported 8,306 new cases and 8,834 recoveries in the last 24 hours, according to data by the Union ministry of health and family welfare. The active caseload now stands at 98,416, lowest in 552 days.
With seven in Maharashtra, nine in Jaipur and a man in Delhi found infected with the variant of COVID-19 on Sunday, the total tally of Omicron cases in India is now 21.
A family of nine on Sunday tested positive for the Omicron variant of COVID-19 in Rajasthan’s Jaipur. The genome sequencing of the samples of nine people on December 5 confirmed the Omicron variant.
The state health department has informed that the people who came in contact with the nine Omicron patients have been isolated.