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The virus was detected in a woman traveler from Dubai

UAE Too Confirms Case of New Covid-19 Variant Omicron

K. L. GopiUpdated: Thursday Dec 2, 2021

Dubai : Close on heels of Saudi Arabia, UAE too among the GCC countries, has diagnosed  its first case of coronavirus  variant, Omicron.  The detection was confirmed by the country’s Health Ministry. 

The virus was identified in a woman traveler from Africa.    Vaccinated with two doses, the woman showed no signs of the disease. Following the diagnosis, the woman and those who came in contact with her have been put on isolation.