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Covid case updates: India reports 1.52 lakh cases, 3k deaths

India reports 1,52,734 new COVID19 cases, 2,38,022 discharges & 3,128 deaths in last 24 hrs, as per Health Ministry Total cases: 2,80,47,534 Total discharges: 2,56,92,342 Death toll: 3,29,100 Active cases: 20,26,092 Total... Read more »
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Five hospitals barred from treating COVID-19 cases

Hyderabad: A day after Virinchi Hospital’s permission to treat COVID-19 patients was revoked, the state government on Saturday also barred five more private hospitals from admitting COVID-19 patients based on complaints from the... Read more »
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Cipla launches polymerase chain reaction test kit ‘ViraGen’ for Covid-19

Drug major Cipla on Thursday announced the commercialisation of its RT-PCR test kit ‘ViraGen’ for COVID-19 in India, in partnership with Ubio Biotechnology Systems. “This launch will help address the current testing services and... Read more »
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Newborn infected with Covid recovers after three week long battle with life

A 25-day-old infant in Odisha’s Bhubaneshwar recovered fully from Covid-19 infection after a tough 10-day battle for life on a ventilator, becoming one of the youngest survivors in the country. According to... Read more »
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WHO chief scientist says India’s Covid figures are worrying

As India is in the grasp of a devastating second wave of Covid-19, World Health Organization (WHO) Chief Scientist Soumya Swaminathan on Monday (local time) termed the rate of infections and deaths... Read more »
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Covid-19 Case Update: 4.14 Lakh cases reported with 3,915 deaths

India continues to report high spike in the number of daily Covid cases with more than 4 lakh cases reported in the last 24 hours. Cases in 24 hours: 4,14,188 Total discharges:... Read more »
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3.8 lakh cases registered in last 24 hrs

3,82,315 new cases were registered in the last 24 hours. India’s total Active Caseload has reached 34,87,229. It now comprises 16.87% of the country’s total Positive Cases. A net incline of 40,096... Read more »
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Covid Second Wave- A Nightmare

By Dr. Arun Sharma Today India is facing an unprecedented pandemic – 2nd wave of Covid 19. Delhi  is one of the biggest sufferer of this disease. Now, with the steeply rising... Read more »
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India reaches nearly 15.5 cr inoculations; more than 4 lakh cases in the last 24 hrs

Amid rising Covid cases, India has reached nearly 15.5 crore inoculations on Saturday, May 1, 2021 as per the latest provisional report by the Health Ministry. A total of 15,49,89,635 doses have... Read more »

PIL in Delhi HC seeks direction for framing guidelines for affordable health services amid Covid crisis

A Public Interest Litigation has been filed on the Delhi High Court seeking directions for framing guidelines for affordable health services including oxygen cylinders, medical consultations, injections and plasma therapy to home... Read more »