covid-19 vaccine

More than 16.16 crore doses provided by GoI free of cost till now

Government of India has so far provided more than 16.16 crore (16,16,86,140) vaccine doses to States/UTs free of cost. More than 1 crore doses are still available with the States/UTs to be... 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 »
Remdesivir

GoI waives off custom duty on Remdesivir and its components

The Government of India waived off custom duty on Remdesivir, its raw materials and other compnents used to make the anti-viral drug. The department of Revenue, in a notification said, “the central... Read more »
corona vaccine

Centre facilitates Emergency Approval for Foreign-produced Jabs granted EUA in other countries

The Central Government has fast-tracked emergency approval for foreign-produced jabs that have been granted similar clearances in other countries. The decision came on Tuesday after NEGVAC recommended that COVID-19 vaccines which have... Read more »

Senior BJP leader L K Advani takes first dose of COVID-19 Vaccine

Senior BJP leader LK Advani took his first dose of the #COVID-19 vaccine at AIIMS Delhi today. Read more »

Central Govt rushes high level team to Maharashtra and Punjab

The Central Government has rushed high level multi – disciplinary public health teams to Maharashtra and Punjab in view of the increase in number of daily new COVID-19 cases. They will be... Read more »

India vaccinates more than 1.77 Cr COVID-19 vaccine doses in 48 days

The countrywide vaccination drive in 48 days has vaccinated more than 1.77 Core. The vaccination drive was started on 16thJan2021, Frontline Workers from 2ndFeb2021 and Phase-2 from 1stMarch2021 for those who are... Read more »

Register on CoWIN portal and Aarogya Setu App for Covid-19 vaccination- Watch Exclusive Interview

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with R.S. Sharma, Chairman of Empowered Panel for Covid-19 Vaccination and Chief of Co-Win App What are the problems people are facing? They are not aware and still confused about... Read more »

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86% new cases from 6 states, says Health Ministry

According to a recent report released by the Health Ministry, nearly 86% new cases have been reported along with 89 deaths in 6 states of India in the last 24 hours. While... Read more »