Is Omicron driving the latest COVID surge in the country?

The national capital has been witnessing an increase in the number of COVID-19 cases as well as the positivity rate for the last 10 days. The city is also witnessing a steady rise in the number of cases of the Omicron version of the coronavirus, which stood at 238 on Wednesday.

The Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) today decided that the COVID-related restrictions imposed under “Yellow” alert in Delhi will continue for some time and the authorities concerned will monitor the situation for some time before taking a decision on new restrictions. .

So, is Omicron driving the latest COVID surge? Is the weekend and night curfew in effect? Is there a possibility of more stringent restrictions?