My City Reporter, Ghaziabad
Published by: Sushil Kumar
Friday, 17 December 2021 09:11 PM Updated to IST
Currently the couple’s report is negative. Both are in home isolation. No health problems. Are now completely healthy.
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The Corona report was positive for an elderly couple living in Nehru Nagar who returned to Mumbai on December 3. The couple left for Mumbai on November 29 and returned to Ghaziabad in a car via Jaipur. The corona was diagnosed after testing in a private lab with a complaint of coughing. Both were treated at home isolation.
District Intelligence Officer Dr RK Gupta said a team from the health department took samples of both and sent them for genome sequencing. Omicron was then discovered. On December 15, they both received a second corona report negative. The Department of Health examined 39 people who were in contact with them.
22 new corona patients were discovered
22 new corona patients were newly identified in the state. Currently, the number of active cases in the state has reached 164. However, 15 people have been discharged from infected hospitals in the last 24 hours. According to the Department of Health, 178314 samples were examined within 24 hours. Meanwhile, more than 13.73 lakh people were vaccinated in the state on Friday. Now a total of over 18.30 crore people have been vaccinated.