New Delhi, New to corona virus Alternate coronavirus omicron variant Following the rapid increase in cases, the central government has been alerted. The central government has written to the states warning them that they should Christmas and New Year Time restriction. The central government has advised the states to adhere to strict rules for night curfews, large gatherings and parties during the upcoming festive season.
In fact, social gatherings can increase the risk of coronary heart disease. Therefore, the central government on Thursday advised all states and union territories to actively consider imposing local restrictions and preventing mass rallies for Christmas and New Year. The Center has written to the states at a time when the number of Omicron cases in the country has reached 200. Maharashtra and Delhi have the highest number of 54-54 cases of Omicron variant, with 20 cases registered in Telangana, 19 in Karnataka, 18 in Rajasthan, 15 in Kerala and 14 in Gujarat. No patients have died so far from Omicron country. However, there have been one death each from the United States and the United Kingdom due to this variant.
Omicron is 3 times more contagious than Delta
Earlier, the Center had written to the states saying that Omicron was at least 3 times more contagious than the Delta. Therefore, more foresight, data analysis, quick decision making and strict preventive measures are needed at the local and district levels.
The Delhi government has already imposed a ban
We tell you that the Delhi government has already banned Christmas and New Year celebrations. The DDMA in its order has asked all district magistrates and district DCPs to ensure that no gatherings are held in the capital on Christmas or New Year. One should not allow any event or function where there is a possibility of large gathering of people.
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