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Breaking: First confirmed case of Omicron detected in Karnataka

Two cases of the new variant of COVID-19, Omicron, were detected through the Indian SARS-CoV-2 Genomics Consortium (INSACOG) in Karnataka, a Ministry of Health on Thursday. INSACOG is a multi-laboratory, multi-agency, Pan-India network to monitor genomic variations in the SARS-CoV-2 by a sentinel sequencing effort.  On Monday, a senior health official had announced that no case […]