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Maharashtra reports India's first Omicron death in Pune hospital

“The death of the patient is due to non-covid reasons. Coincidentally, the National Institute of Virology report revealed that he was infected with the Omicron variant,” an official statement said. However, he had travelled to Nigeria, a high risk country.

MUMBAI, Dec 31: India's first Omicron death was reported from Maharashtra on Friday. The patient died at the Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Corporation's Yashwantrao Chavan Hospital, in north-west Pune, on Tuesday. He was also suffering from comorbidities, it is stated.

The immediate cause of death of the 52-year old man, therefore, has been attributed to heart attack. He had a travel history traced to Nigeria and showed a positive test result for Omicron covid. It is claimed he was also a diabetic.

“The death of the patient is due to non-covid reasons. Coincidentally, the National Institute of Virology report revealed that he was infected with the Omicron variant,” an official statement said.

Like in several other States, covid cases are surging in Maharashtra also in a blistering speed. Maharashtra State Health Department said there were 5,368 new covid infections and 198 cases of the Omicron variant, taking the Omicron tally to 450, on Thursday. Of the 5,368 new covid cases, 4,556 were in Mumbai. The new deaths from covid in the last 24 hours were 22, which is not an alarming departure from the month's average. However, of the 22, 15 deaths were reported from Pune alone, although there were only 512 covid cases reported during the day from there.

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