Ninth Omicron patient has been detected, sounding alert for the entire state.
The ninth patient was found in Alandi in Pune district.
Pimpri-Chinchwad in the same district has reported six and Pune city one. The first Omicron patient was reported from Dombiwali in Thane district.
The person in Alandi is stated to have come from Finland. The authorities have carried tests for all who came in his contact. About 350 tests have been conducted by Pune authorities.
With nine Omicron patients detected in Maharashtra in a couple of days, alert has been sounded in entire Maharashtra.