Kathmandu, November 28
Fears about an epidemic of the Omicron COVID-19 strain in Nepal have prompted the CCMCC to schedule a conference.
A meeting of the COVID-19 Crisis Management and Coordination Center (CCMCC), the potential outbreak of Omicron, a highly infectious variant of COVID19 in Nepal, and possible measures to combat it on Will be discussed on sunday. According to Sunita Nepal, a spokeswoman for CCMCC, the meeting is scheduled for today.
"The conference will focus on border security and international flights to and from Nepal," Nepal added.
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