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Britain detected cases of the new Covid-19 variant hours after imposing travel bans on South Africa

Some hours after South Africa had been placed on the red list Britain detected two cases of the new Covid-19 variant. This development was announced by the British health Minister Sajid Javid .

The announcement became known on Saturday . In accordance with the report , the travellers had travelled to Southern Africa .The new variant was named Omicron variant by the World Health Organisation .

The two alleged cases were detected in Nottingham and Chelmsford .As part of the measures , the two have been asked to self-isolate. There are going to be more retests that will be conducted .

It was made known that there were some Southern African nations that were added to the list . These included Mozambique , Angola , Malazi and Zambia .As a result of the new measured that were put in place , returning residents will be required to undergo ten days of quarantine , while non-residents will be denied entry .

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