Mumbai: While the state’s first Omicron case has been detected in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region, experts said it would take another six to eight weeks for an “Omicron wave” if at all, to become apparent. The state health machinery is going to use the time to focus on vaccination.
Additional chief secretary (health) Dr Pradeep Vyas said: “We will focus on quickly completing the vaccination process and ensuring that people follow Covid-appropriate behaviour, particularly proper wearing of face mask.”
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