A person who returned from South Africa to Dombivali in Thane district of Maharashtra lately has examined constructive for coronavirus, a Kalyan-Dombivali Municipal Company (KDMC) official mentioned on Sunday.
It’s not confirmed whether or not the affected person was carrying the Omicron variant of coronavirus, which was recognized because the variant of concern by the WHO, the official mentioned.
The person had travelled from Cape City to Dombivali on November 24.
“He underwent a COVID-19 take a look at which returned constructive,” the official added.
The person did not are available in contact with anybody after coming back from South Africa, Dr Pratiba Panpatil, Medical Officer, KDMC, advised reporters.
The affected person is presently admitted on the Artwork Gallery isolation centre of the KDMC, the official mentioned.
“The KDMC well being division is on alert. We’re ready to take care of the brand new variant,” Dr Panpail added.
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