Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh reported two extra Omicron circumstances on Friday, taking the state tally to 4. In keeping with well being officers, the variant was detected in two worldwide passengers who arrived right here final week.
A 41-year-old girl, who had arrived from Kuwait on December 19 and left for Nedunuru Pedapalem village in East Godavari district after touchdown in Vijayawada, examined Covid optimistic, stated officers.
In keeping with a well being official, after the girl examined optimistic for Covid, her pattern was despatched to the Centre for Mobile and Molecular Biology (CCMB) in Hyderabad for genome sequencing, the place she was discovered to be contaminated with the Omicron variant.
Within the second case, a 33-year-old man arriving in Visakhapatnam from the UAE on December 15 was recognized with Covid. He was delivered to a hospital after he complained of delicate fever. His pattern was additionally despatched to the CCMB, Hyderabad for genome sequencing and he was discovered to be contaminated by the brand new pressure on December 23. That is the primary case of Omicron in Visakhapatnam.
To this point, a complete of 53 worldwide travellers and 9 contacts have been discovered to be Covid -19 optimistic and all of the samples have been despatched for genome sequencing, stated the director, public well being.
Two extra individuals in #AndhraPradesh have been examined optimistic for #Omicron including the overall rely to 4. Each the individuals are wholesome and stored below commentary of the well being division officers.
— ArogyaAndhra (@ArogyaAndhra) December 24, 2021
In the meantime, the LNJP Hospital, Delhi’s largest healthcare facility, has reported 40 Omicron circumstances until now. Nevertheless, 19 of those sufferers have already been discharged.
“Ninety per cent of the sufferers haven’t any symptom in any respect. The remaining have delicate signs corresponding to sore throat, low-grade fever, and migraine. We’re giving them multivitamins and paracetamol tablets as a part of the therapy. There isn’t any want of some other treatment,” stated a senior physician at LNJP.
(With inputs from ABP Desam — It’s a Telugu platform of ABP Information. For extra information, commentary and newest happenings from two Telugu states, observe https://telugu.abplive.com/)
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