Coronavirus BF.7 Variant / Woman and daughter returned from China found infected Covid-19

Zoom News : Dec 28, 2022, 03:35 PM
Woman and Daughter found Covid-19 infected at Airport: Corona outbreak is increasing continuously in China and thousands of people are coming in the grip of epidemic every day. In India too, there is a danger of infection of new variant BF.7 of Corona and the government has come on alert mode. Meanwhile, during investigation at Madurai airport in Tamil Nadu, a woman and her six-year-old daughter have been found infected with Kovid-19, who returned from China via Colombo.

Found infected during investigation at the airport

Giving information, a senior official of the Tamil Nadu Health Department said that the RT-PCR test was done at the airport after the woman and her daughter from Virudhunagar near Madurai got off the flight on Tuesday. In the investigation report, both have been found infected with the corona virus.

Samples will be sent for genome sequencing

After investigation, the woman and her daughter have been kept in isolation and their samples will be sent to the state laboratory for genome sequencing. According to the Health Department, 10 new cases of Kovid-19 (Coronavirus in Tamil Nadu) were reported in Tamil Nadu on Tuesday. At present, the number of active patients of corona virus in the state is 51.

The government intensified the investigation at the airport

After increasing the infection of Coronavirus in many other countries including China, the Tamil Nadu government has come on alert mode and has intensified the investigation of passengers at the airport (Covid-19 Test at Airport). of Tamil Nadu

Corona test is being done for all the passengers arriving at 4 airports.