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#NSTletters It has been said that patients who contracted the new variant do not experience the typical loss of taste or smell. Instead, there have been new symptoms like high pulse rate and intense fatigue.

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1/12/2021 7:22:00 PM

NSTletters It has been said that patients who contracted the new variant do not experience the typical loss of taste or smell. Instead, there have been new symptoms like high pulse rate and intense fatigue.

As an immediate response, Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin announced a ban on travel to seven countries where the virus, known as the Omicron variant, has reared its ugly head. These countries are South Africa, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia and Zimbabwe.

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