124 people who came to India from abroad have been diagnosed as Covid positive. The central government said that a total of 11 omicron sub-variants have been identified among them. The Center said that 19,227 passengers have arrived in India from various countries including China in the last 11 days. A senior official of the central government said that screening was conducted for all of them at the airports, seaports and land ports of the country between December 23 and January 3. He said that a provision has already been made for passengers coming from China, Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, Singapore and Thailand to submit Covid negative certificates.
Corona virus has become rampant in China. In addition to China, the virus has increased in many European countries. In this context, India has become alert. Screening is being conducted at all airports and ports in the country. Mock drills were also conducted across the country to review the country’s Covid preparedness.