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Mumbai's first case of Omicron XE detected, had travelled to Vadodra

National Herald | 09/04/2022 09:06 PM | Click to read full article

It's official. The first case of coronavirus variant Omicron XE has been detected in Mumbai, and confirmed by the NCDC, Delhi, officials said on Saturday. The infectee is a 67-year-old male who had travelled from Mumbai to Gujarat's Vadodara, where he suffered from a mild fever on March 12.

He was fully vaccinated with Covishied, is totally asymptomatic and stable, and now the process to trace his contacts is currently underway.