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COVID-19 tests in India cross 9 crore; 20 states,UTs report positivity rate less than national average

New Delhi: The total number of tests for detection of COVID-19 has crossed nine-crore in India, while the cumulative positivity rate is 8.04 per cent...

India’s Covid-19 tally nears 2.8 lakh; Almost one-third in just 10 days of June | India News

NEW DELHI: The nationwide Covid-19 tally neared 2.8 lakh on Wednesday with almost one-third of the total cases getting detected in just 10 days of...

Health ministry issues advisory for containment of COVID-19 in slum areas

NEW DELHI: The Union Health Ministry has released an advisory for containment of COVID-19 in slums saying unauthorized colonies and Jhuggi-Jhopri (JJ)clusters pose a serious...