Covid-19, Omicron Cases In India Updates: Schools closed, New Year restrictions at universities as cases rise.
Delhi government issued a yellow alert and shut down schools yesterday. JNU has also imposed a night curfew as the country is witnessing a surge in Omicron, Covid-19 cases.
NEW DELHI: India logged 309 fresh Omicron infections, taking the total tally of such cases in the country to 1,270, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Friday. Maharashtra recorded the maximum number of 450 cases followed by Delhi at 320, Kerala 109 and Gujarat 97. As Covid-19, Omicron fear looms large, state governments have started shutting schools once again to prevent the spread of the virus. Several schools, colleges students have also tested positive for Covid-19.