About 1,525 individuals in India have contracted the Omicron variant because the first case was reported in November, the Well being Ministry mentioned. Maharashtra and Delhi proceed to be the worst-hit states. Up to now, 560 individuals have recovered from the brand new pressure.
The nation additionally reported a 21 per cent bounce in new Covid instances because it reported 27,553 infections as we speak. About 284 individuals died as a result of virus in the course of the interval, the info confirmed.
Twenty-three states in India have reported the fast-spreading Omicron variant to date. Maharashtra, which has reported probably the most variety of COVID-10 instances, has 460 Omicron instances, adopted by Delhi with 351 infections.
Gujarat reported 21 instances of the brand new pressure within the final 24 hours and now has 136 instances. Tamil Nadu, which is the fourth worst-affected state, has reported 117 instances whereas neighbouring Kerala has reported 109 instances of the brand new pressure.