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7 states reported less than 1000 cases: Health Minister

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Monday said that seven states, including Delhi and Haryana, have less than 1,000 COVID-19 cases.The other states where COVID-19 cases are below 1,000 are Madhya Pradesh,... Read more »
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Health Minister says 5,424 cases of black fungus reported in 18 states/UTs

Black Fungus of Mucormycosis cases are rising in India. Till now, 5,424 cases have been reported in 18 States/UTs, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said, news agency ANI reports. “Till now, 5,424... Read more »
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Union Health Minister Announces Further Enhancement in Bed Capacity at Lady Hardinge Medical College

The Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare Dr. Harsh Vardhan today visited the Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi to take a comprehensive review of the COVID facilities available at the... Read more »

IMA writes to GoI over AIIMS order to discontinue contact tracing of exposed HCWs

Indian Medical Association on Tuesday wrote to the Government of India expressing resentment towards the order and said, “When the HCW (healthcare worker) is exposed to COVID positive patient and get asymptomatic... Read more »

Health Ministry announces Covishield will continue to be provided free to states

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfares has announced that the GOI procured doses will continue to be provided totally free to states. The statement comes in as a reply to congress... Read more »
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Dr Harsh Vardhan meets 11 state health ministers, says focus on large containment

Dr Harsh Vardhan, Union Health Minister, chaired a high-level meeting with 11 health ministers of worst-hit states on Saturday to review the current Covid situation. “We can focus on bigger containment zones... Read more »
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Covid-19 a reminder human, animal health interconnected: Harsh Vardhan

Dr Harsh Vardhan, talking how human health could not be seen in isolation anymore, stressed on the need of ‘One Health’ approach, especially during COVID. He announced the creation of an Eco-Health... Read more »
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No fresh COVID cases in the last 7 days in 149 districts, says Union Health Minister

No fresh COVID cases in the last 7 days in 149 districts. 8 districts have reported no new COVID Cases in the last 14 days; 3 districts in last 21 days and... Read more »
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Dr Harsh Vardhan addresses WHO South East Asia on World Health Day

WHO has issued the call to work together, collect reliable data, tackle inequities and act beyond borders, said Dr Harsh Vardhan while addressing the WHO South East Asia Regional Office on the... Read more »

We have started a New Chapter in India’s Public Health history: Dr Harsh Vardhan

New Delhi: The Union Minister of Health & Family Welfare, Dr Harsh Vardhan virtually launched the Integrated Health Information Platform (IHIP) on Monday in, in the presence of  of Shri Ashwini Kumar... Read more »