According to the details, sources in the health department said that code 19 was confirmed in 5 passengers at Karachi airport, rapid tests of the passengers were done.
Health department sources said that 4 of them arrived in Karachi from Saudi Arabia and one female passenger from Dubai.
The four passengers were shifted to Korangi Center in Quarantine while the female passenger was quarantined in a local hotel.
It may be recalled that the National Institute of Health (NIH) had said yesterday that so far, 75 cases of a new type of coronavirus omicron have been reported in the country.
According to NIH, the first case of the Omicron variant was reported on December 13 in Karachi. So far, 33 points of the Omicron variant have come to light in Quaid-e-Azam city.
The NIH says federal and provincial health officials closely monitor the situation concerning omicron, and those infected with omicron have been immediately isolated.