13 cases of infection with the Omicron coronavirus strain have already been confirmed in Australia.
According to the chief sanitary officer of New South Wales, Kerry Chant, all of them have been identified Sydney.
On Friday, December 3, a case of infection was found in a school in Sydney. According to the doctor, it is likely that the number of infected with the new strain will increase, as the Ministry of Health is actively checking the analyzes of the infected.
The first case of infection is also suspected in Queensland in a person who came from South Africa.