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India Reports 2nd Death Due To Omicron In Odisha

India reported its second death due to COVID-19's new variant, Omicron. On January 6, an Omicron-infected woman died in Odisha. Dr Snehalata Sahu, CDMO of Balangir confirmed the death and said, the 50-year-old who was suffering from a brain stroke, died on December 27. She was tested COVID-19 positive and after genome sequencing test, she was reported Omicron positive. The first Omicron death was reported in Rajasthan. 

Fri, 07 Jan 2022 - 04:42 PM / by Varsha Joshi

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