Government of India

Govt revises guidelines for Covid vaccination program

Government of India has recently released revised guidelines for implementation of Covid vaccination program which will come into effect from 21st June 2021. The main elements of the Revised Guidelines are as... Read more »
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Covid case updates: India reports cases below 1L, lowest in 66 days

India has reported cases below 1 Lakh mark. 86,498 cases were reported in the last 24 hours. 1,82,282patients recovered during last 24 hours. The country reported 2123 deaths in last 24 hours,... Read more »

DGHS issues revised guidelines for use of Ivermectin, Doxycycline

The Union Health Ministry and Family Welfare’s directorate general of health services (DGHS) has issued revised guidelines to stop the use of Ivermectin and Doxycycline in Covid-19 treatment. The new guidelines have... Read more »
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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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No change in schedule of Covishield doses, same goes for Covaxin: Health Ministry

The Union Health Ministry today once again reiterated that there is absolutely no change in the schedule of Covishield doses and it will be two doses only. After the first Covishield dose... Read more »
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B.1.617 variant found in 65% of samples sequenced, says health minister

Union health minister Harsh Vardhan said on Monday that B.1.617, the variant of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) which has been identified as “variant of concern” by the World Health organization (WHO), has... 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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Children not immune from Covid but symptoms minimum: Centre

The Centre on Saturday said children are not immune from the infection, but the impact is minimal. “If children get affected by Covid, either there will be no symptoms or there will... Read more »
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MoHFW and MEA to boost production of Amphotericin-B domestically

The Health Ministry on Friday along with Department of Pharmaceuticals and the Ministry of External Affairs are making proactive efforts for significantly ramping up domestic production of Amphotericin-B drug, the Centre said... Read more »

Black Fungus: Centre urges states to make mucormycosis a notifiable disease

The Union government on Thursday asked states and Union Territories (UTs) to make Mucormycosis notifiable disease under Epidemic Disease Act 1897. The move came after a number of states reported increasing cases... Read more »