Tag: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

Indian missions working on war footing to get medicines for Mucormycosis: Centre to SC

The Centre has told the Supreme Court that Indian missions all over the world have been working on a “war footing” for sourcing medicines like...

COVID-19 ‘Delta Plus’ variant: Centre writes to Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Kerala to take up immediate containment measures

The Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan has written to chief secretaries of Madhya Pradesh, Kerala and Maharashtra, asking them to take up immediate containment measures...

States record Covid toll as per ICMR: Centre on ‘speculative’ report that India suffered 5-7 times excess deaths

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Saturday informed that States and Union Territories record Covid-19 deaths as per guidance issued by Indian Council...

Absence of medical resources forced Covid patients to fend for themselves: Delhi High Court

Absence of medical resources forced COVID-19 patients to fend for themselves and look for oxygen concentrator as an alternative to liquid medical oxygen (LMO) and...

Maharashtra’s Bhosi village breaks coronavirus infection chain by isolation

Two months ago, a girl in Bhosi village of Maharashtra’s Nanded district was found coronavirus positive, infected after attending a wedding. Days later, five people...

Hospitals directed no COVID patient be refused admission for lack of valid ID, Centre tells SC

All central and state government hospitals managing COVID patients have been directed to ensure that no patient is refused admission due to lack of a...

COVID: Strictly follow admission protocol while admitting patients, Delhi govt to health facilities

With an exponential rise in COVID-19 cases in the city, the Delhi government has directed health facilities to strictly follow admission protocol while admitting coronavirus...

Cabinet Secy chairs meeting on COVID-19 status; situation in 11 states, UTs matter of ‘serious concern’

Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba on Friday chaired a meeting on the COVID-19 situation in the country in which it was pointed out that eleven states...

Six states contribute to 87 per cent of new Covid-19 cases in India | India News

NEW DELHI: The ministry of health and family welfare on Monday said six states in India continue to report an increased number of daily new...

India becomes fastest country to reach 4 million COVID-19 vaccination mark

NEW DELHI: In a significant achievement, India has become the fastest country in the world to reach the 4 million COVID-19 vaccination mark in 18...

MHA issues fresh COVID-19 guidelines: Swimming pools for all, more can watch films in halls

New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Wednesday allowed cinema halls and theatres to operate with more people while swimming pools have been...