Omicron infection kills one in UK

Logo December 13, 2021 at 10:19 PM | Gorkhali                  

A new variant of the coronavirus, ‘Omicron’, has killed an infected person.


One person has been confirmed dead in the UK, according to CNN. The omikron infection that started in South Africa is now spreading around the world. But so far this is the first case of death from omikron infection.

The British government has declared a state of emergency amid fears of an omikron outbreak.

Also read: 5 things to know about the Omicron variant

The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Boris Johnson has declared a state of emergency and called for vigilance. Speaking on television, he said that the rapid spread of Omicron should not be ignored.

Prime Minister Boris has announced an immediate booster dose for citizens over 18. He said that in case of old age, a booster dose will be given towards the end of this month.


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