Authorities are announcing a Community transmission of the OMICRON variant, which will become dominant in the next two weeks.
“The National Institute of Infectious Diseases” Matei Balş “today confirmed another 49 new cases of infection with the OMICRON strain of the Sars-Cov-2 virus”, the Ministry of Health transmitted on Friday evening.
The quoted source specified that it is about 28 men and 21 women aged between 0 and 79 years from Bucharest and Cluj, Ialomiţa, Ilfov, Prahova, Suceava and Vaslui counties.
Seven of those infected have a history of travel to the UK and Nigeria, and 32 are vaccinated against COVID 19.
The Ministry of Health states that the total number of cases confirmed with the OMICRON variant of the SARS CoV-2 virus amounts to 92.
“The figures recorded in the last 24 hours suggest the beginning of the community transmission for the OMICRON strain, which will probably become dominant in the next two weeks,” the Ministry of Health added.
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