LAST MINUTE NEWS: Health Minister Fahrettin Koca, “We follow the developments regarding variants seen in different countries and take precautions against our country’s contact with the outside. We are among the countries that take the earliest precautions against Nu (omicron). The variant on the agenda is the most common variant in Turkey, The Nu variant, which is a delta variant, has not yet been found.
Worldwide concerns are growing about the more contagious Omicron(Nu) variant. In Europe, after Belgium and then England, a new variant was detected in 1 person in Italy. Health Minister Fahrettin Koca made statements about the new variant on his social media account.
“There Is No Variant in Turkey”
Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said in a statement on his social media account:
“We follow the developments regarding the variants emerging in different countries and we take measures for our country’s contact with the outside. We are among the countries that took the earliest precautions against the Nu (omicron) variant, which is on the agenda. The most common variant in Turkey is the Delta variant. The Nu variant was not found.”