Omicron Circumstances in Gurgaon: Gurugram sees 2 extra Omicron instances, each totally vaccinated | Gurgaon Information


GURUGRAM: Two extra instances of Omicron have been reported within the metropolis on Tuesday, that of a 31-year-old man and a 58-year-old lady.
Based on the well being division, the 2 residents had journey plans and had received themselves examined earlier than flying out to different elements of the nation. The person examined constructive for Covid on December 21 whereas the girl examined constructive on December 17. Their samples have been despatched for genome sequencing, which confirmed Omicron in each the instances on December 26.
The sufferers don’t have any current journey historical past or any contact with one other particular person constructive for Omicron, well being officers mentioned. The 2 are totally vaccinated, one with Covaxin and the opposite with Covishield. Each of them ended their dwelling isolation on Tuesday, mentioned Rajeev Arora, ACS (well being), Haryana.
“We’ve been sending 2% of Covid-positive samples for genome sequencing within the metropolis. The 2 new instances have been asymptomatic. They’ve examined destructive now. Their contact tracing has already been carried out; none turned out constructive,” mentioned chief medical officer Virender Yadav.
That is Gurugram’s third Omicron case to this point. On Sunday, a 30-year-old man was confirmed as the town’s first Covid affected person to be contaminated with the variant. He’s presently in an isolation centre in Sector 67.
In the meantime, Faridabad additionally reported its fourth Omicron case on Tuesday, that of a 37-year-old man who had returned from Nigeria on December 10. He was discovered destructive at IGI Airport however turned constructive after a repeat take a look at on December 17. His pattern was then despatched for genome sequencing and examined constructive for Omicron on December 26. The well being division mentioned the affected person is asymptomatic and in dwelling isolation. His spouse and three youngsters have additionally examined constructive for Covid and their genome sequencing outcomes are awaited.
Thus far, Haryana has reported 14 Omicron instances — six from Gurugram, 4 from Faridabad, three from Yamunanagar and one from Panchkula. Of those, seven are energetic instances. These embrace all three Yamunanagar instances — a 30-year-old man and his 32-year-old spouse who returned from the Netherlands and their contact, a 33-year-old lady. All of them are asymptomatic and presently recovering in an isolation centre.
Panchkula’s case, a 23-year-old lady who returned from the US on December 15, can also be admitted to an isolation facility at OJAS Hospital. She is asymptomatic too.
Other than the person who returned from Nigeria, Faridabad’s different energetic case is that of a girl who’s the aunt of an individual who had come again from Canada.
The lady, who’s recovering in hospital, is asymptomatic. Gurugram’s first reported case is the one one which’s presently energetic.


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