Every time the Omicron variant of Covid-19 spreads more throughout the world, and now in the United States they have carried out A call to test the 53 thousand attendees of Anime NYC, after a positive case of Ómicron was discovered among those attending the event.
This is how the organizers of the event and the authorities of New York, have made a call to each attendee, exhibitor, artist or staff member who was present at the event will take a test, after an attendee presented symptoms a few days after the event.
Through a message on Twitter published during the afternoon of this Thursday, the organizers of the event that took place between November 19 and 21, mentioned that “the Anime NYC team was notified today that one of this year’s attendees gave positive for the Omicron variant of Covid-19. According to the Minnesota Department of Health, the assistant developed mild symptoms on November 22, he was tested on November 24 “.
For their part, the New York authorities pointed out that “anyone who has attended the AnimeNYC conference, especially anyone experiencing symptoms should be tested immediately and take extra precautionss, including social distancing, ”while calling for vaccination and the use of a mask in public places.