A New COVID-19 Variant- Omicron

Just when we thought things were getting better.

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The Omicron variant; also known as B.1.1.529, was first detected in South Africa. There is still a lot of research undergoing, but WHO (World Health Organisation) has classified it as the most potent strain.

The new variant has been detected in Botswana, South Africa, and Hong Kong. Australia confirmed…