RIYADH: The first case of Omicron variant has been detected in Saudi Arabia.
According to the Arab media report, the Saudi ministry of health said that a passenger coming from North Africa has tested positive for omicron. The patient has been been quarantined.
According to the ministry, a committee is working to deal with the new corona virus while all passengers from abroad are being monitored.
It may be mentioned here that the first case of the new type of global epidemic corona virus was confirmed in European countries Spain and Sweden yesterday.