Patna resident comes to be initial to be affected with omicron in Bihar

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By PTI

PATNA: A 26-year-old citizen of Patna, that had actually just recently checked out Delhi as well as satisfied a loved one upon return from abroad, has actually been discovered to be contaminated with the omicron variation of COVID-19, a leading authorities stated on Thursday.

Sanjay Kumar Singh, the Executive Director of State Health Society, validated the initial situation of the brand-new, fast-spreading variation, in Bihar.

The individual is a homeowner of the Kidwaipuri region in the city.

He had actually checked out the nationwide capital recently to fulfill the loved one, that checked favorable for COVID-19 a day after he went back to Patna.

Later, the loved one was discovered contaminated with the most up to date variation as well as the Patna male, that remained in house seclusion, obtained his example gathered as well as sent out for screening in a laboratory.

“The Kidwaipuri resident, too, has contracted the omicron variant. The area in his vicinity has been made a containment zone,” stated Singh.