Tag: The Health Ministry

India performs 1 crore Covid-19 tests in last 9 days, consistent dip in positivity rate | India News

NEW DELHI: The Union Health Ministry on Thursday informed that the country has conducted about one crore tests to diagnose coronavirus in the last nine...

Vaccine storage issues could leave 3 billion people without access

GAMPELA, BURKINA FASO: The chain breaks here, in a tiny medical clinic in Burkina Faso that went nearly a year without a working refrigerator. From...

13 districts with high COVID-19 mortality told to address low testing, ensure timely hospitalisation

Thirteen districts in eight states and Union Territories reporting COVID-19 mortality higher than the national average were advised by the Centre on Saturday to address...

At 2.15% India’s Covid-19 fatality rate lowest since first lockdown: Health ministry | India News

NEW DELHI: The country’s total number of recoveries from Covid-19 has surged close to 11 lakh, while the case fatality rate has declined from 3.33...

Only 0.35% coronavirus cases on ventilators in India: Health Ministry | India News

NEW DELHI: The actual caseload of Covid-19 in the country is only 342,756, said the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Friday adding that...

SOPs aim to instill proper COVID-19 behaviour for resuming social, economic activities: Centre

NEW DELHI: The aim of standard operating procedures (SOPs) for religious places, shopping malls, restaurants, hotel and offices is to instil appropriate behaviour among people...

Covid-19: RTI plea seeks to know amount spent on equipment purchase; health ministry refuses info | India News

NEW DELHI: The Union health ministry has refused to share the amount of money spent on equipment purchase to handle the Covid-19 pandemic in the...