Poland has so far identified 671 cases of the Omicron variant of coronavirus, a deputy health minister announced on Monday.
The Omicron variant of coronavirus currently accounts for 2.5 percent of all new Covid-19 infections in Poland, the health ministry's spokesperson has said.
New restrictions could be announced on Wednesday or Friday if the number of new Covid cases increases, the health minister said on Monday.
So far, 15 cases of the Omicron variant of coronavirus have been detected in Poland, the latest in the northern Gdansk and the capital, Warsaw, a health ministry spokesman has said.
Poland will experience a “smooth transition” from the fourth wave of the pandemic to the fifth because of the spread of the new Omicron variant, the health minister has said.
Latest reports confirm seven infections with the Omicron coronavirus in Poland, a deputy health minister said on Sunday.
The first confirmed case of Covid-19 caused by the Omicron variant has been detected in Poland, the health ministry has announced.
The first confirmed carrier of the new Omicron coronavirus in China is a female Polish national, the Chinese sanitary services reported on Tuesday.
The Polish government will launch a set of further restrictions in order to respond to the latest wave of the Covid pandemic, health ministry officials have announced.
The Polish government will soon present a set of tightened restrictions for the Christmas season due to the spread of the highly-infectious Omicron variant of the coronavirus, Mateusz Morawiecki, the prime minister, has said.