In Chhattisgarh, four more people, including Health Minister TS Singhdeo, have confirmed infection with Omicron, a new form of corona virus. The number of infected with the Omicron form has increased to five in the state. State Health Department officials said here on Tuesday that Omicron has been confirmed among four people, including a woman, from the capital Raipur. So far, five cases of Omicron have been confirmed in the state. Although all have recovered from the infection.
4719 new cases of infection in Jharkhand, four patients died
On Tuesday, 4719 new cases of corona virus infection have been reported in Jharkhand, while four patients died due to this. According to the data released by the Health Department of Jharkhand Government in the night, 4719 new cases of infection were registered in the state in the last 24 hours, out of which 1592 cases were reported in the capital Ranchi alone and 1160 in Jamshedpur. (Language)
11 prisoners including former MLA Sanjeev Singh lodged in jail in Dhanbad infected
A total of 11 prisoners, including former MLA Sanjeev Singh, who were lodged in a murder case in the Mandal Jail of Dhanbad district of Jharkhand, have been found infected with the corona virus. Health Officer of Dhanbad Divisional Jail, Dr. Alok Vishwakarma said that a total of 555 prisoners in the jail were tested for RTPCR on Monday, out of which 11 have been found infected. (Language)