Tag: variant

omicron: India’s Omicron tally pushed to 21; states step up surveillance: Top developments | India News

NEW DELHI: India on Sunday reported 17 more cases of Omicron, taking the total number of cases in the country to 21. Maharashtra on Sunday reported seven more cases of Omicron variant of Covid-19, Jaipur…

Covid-19: New variant not here yet, checks up | India News

NEW DELHI: No case of the new variant B.1.1.529 has been detected in India so far, health ministry sources said. However, Hong Kong and Israel have been added to the existing list of “countries at…

New Covid variant puts India on alert; govt calls for strict screening for travellers from 3 nations | India News

NEW DELHI: In the wake of multiple cases of new Covid-19 variant B.1.1529 reported in Botswana, South Africa and Hong Kong, the Centre has asked states to conduct “rigorous screening and testing” of all international…