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Covid-19: South African traveller, Bengaluru doctor are India’s first Omicron patients

IndiaTimes Thursday, 2 December 2021
India’s first two Omicron-infected Covid-19 patients have been detected in Karnataka. One of them is a 66-year-old man who travelled from South Africa while the other is a 46-year-old anaesthetist based in Bengaluru, the health ministry said on Thursday. Their contacts have also been traced, it added.
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South Africa Medical Association's Chairperson, Angelique Coetzee said that the new variant of the Covid-19, Omicron has some distinct features. Coetzee said that none of the Omicron infected patients reported loss of smell/taste, severely blocked nose, or severe temperature. #Omicron...

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