Tag: Health department

Over 2,000 children in Delhi lost either one or both their parents to COVID-19: DCPCR survey

Over 2,000 children in the city have lost either one or both their parents to the novel coronavirus infection, with 67 of them losing both...

85 new COVID-19 cases, lowest daily count this year; 9 more deaths in Delhi

The national capital recorded 85 fresh cases of coronavirus, the lowest daily count this year, and nine more deaths on Saturday, according to data shared...

1000 LPM Oxygen Generator will be installed at TRIHMS soon by DRDO: Pema Khandu

Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu said that1000 LPM Oxygen Generator will be installed at Tomo Riba Institute of Health and Medical Sciences(TRIHMS) soon by...

delhi covid cases: Delhi records 1,141 Covid cases, 139 deaths; positivity rate 1.59%

The national capital recorded 1,141 new COVID-19 cases and 139 more fatalities on Friday, with a positivity rate of 1.59 per cent, even as Chief...

Ahead of possible third wave of COVID-19, Assam to set up paediatric ICUs across state

Ahead of possible third wave of COVID-19, Assam government has decided to set up Paediatric ICUs (PICU) in all the Medical College and Hospitals and...

K’taka health infrastructure ramped up significantly to fight COVID-19: Health Minister

Defending the Karnataka government over its handling of the COVID-19 crisis, health minister K Sudhakar on Sunday said health infrastructure in the state has been...

COVID: Global Enterprises ramp-up efforts to ensure well-being of staff in India

Global enterprises like IBM and Amazon have significantly ramped up efforts – including setting up vaccination drives and offering paid leaves and insurance – to...

West Bengal gears up for final phase on April 29; voting in 35 seats | India News

NEW DELHI: The eighth and final phase of the West Bengal elections will take place on April 29, bringing an end to the massive polling...

Bengal elections: 35 constituencies to go to polls in final phase, fate of 283 candidates to be sealed

Over 84 lakh voters in West Bengal will decide the political fate of 283 candidates on Thursday, when 35 assembly constituencies go to polls in...

Maharashtra reports 66,836 COVID-19 cases, 773 deaths, 74,045 recoveries

Mahara shtra on Friday reported 66,836 new coronavirus cases, a little less than the day before, but the deaths jumped by over 200 to 773,...

COVID-19 vaccine to be supplied free of cost in govt health facilities: Punjab CM

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday said that COVID-19 vaccine will be supplied free of cost in all government healthcare facilities. He also said...

Gujarat logs record one-day spike in COVID-19 cases, deaths

Gujarat recorded 11,403 new COVID-19 cases on Monday, the highest one-day count so far, while 117 patients died due to the infection, the most in...

MHA orders 50% attendance in work, staggered timing at its offices

In view of the “unprecedented rise” in number of COVID-19 cases in Delhi, the Union Home Ministry Thursday said its officers up to the level...

MHA orders 50% attendance in work, staggered timing at its offices | India News

NEW DELHI: In view of the “unprecedented rise” in number of Covid-19 cases in Delhi, the Union Home Ministry Thursday said its officers up to...

Night curfew across Punjab, political gatherings banned till April 30

Chief Minister Amarinder Singh announced on Wednesday extension of night curfew across Punjab and a ban on political gatherings till April 30 due to the...

Odisha imposes night curfew in 10 districts amid spike in Covid cases

Odisha government on Monday imposed night curfew in 10 districts of the state in view of the recent spike in coronavirus cases as 573 people...

COVID-19: Delhi records 3,567 cases, 10 deaths; positive rate continues to rise

Delhi recorded 3,567 COVID-19 cases on Saturday and the positive rate continued to rise to 4.48 per cent from 4.11 per cent a day ago...

16,000+ new cases: Covid surge continues in Maharashtra but fatalities remain low | India News

NEW DELHI: Maharashtra continues to witness an upward trajectory in new coronavirus cases as it reported this year’s highest single-day spike of 16,620 infections on...

Maharashtra again reports more than 6,000 COVID-19 cases; 51 die

After slipping below 5,000 for a day, new COVID-19 cases again crossed the 6,000-mark in Maharashtra on Tuesday on the back of a spike in...

State govt is fighting COVID-19 and flood simultaneously: CM Sarbananda Sonowal

Guwahati: With BJP led government in Assam completing four years in office, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that state government is fighting against COVID-19...

Delhi govt plans ward-wise mapping of COVID-19 cases to ease restrictions in parts of city

NEW DELHI: With the Delhi government planning to categorise COVID-19 cases by wards instead of districts, parts of the national capital are likely to be...

Tablighi Jamaat leader will join probe after self-quarantine period is over, says lawyer

New Delhi: Tablighi Jamaat leader Maulana Saad Kandhalvi will join the investigation after his quarantine period is over, said his lawyer. On Tuesday, Delhi Police‘s...

Authorities mull NSA, attempt to murder charge against Tablighi participants who don’t show up for COVID-19 test

Kanpur/Guwahati: As coronavirus cases in the country spike, authorities have warned of invoking attempt to murder charge and the stringent National Security Act(NSA) against those...