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Jharkhand blames shortages for low vaccination rate, awaits 20 lakh doses

April 08, 2021 2:36 pm

Jharkhand Health Department had written twice to the Centre — the first letter on March 23, and the next one on April 2 — asking for 10 lakh doses on each occasion.

Khattar says latest Covid wave not under control, mulling regulating attendance in offices

March 31, 2021 11:49 pm

Haryana reports 1,106 new cases and eight deaths

Amarinder extends curbs till April 10, orders to ramp up vaccination

March 30, 2021 10:10 pm

With officials informing that a fall in daily cases is expected only by mid-May, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh also ordered to ramp up testing and vaccination drive.

Bengal: 8 people found positive for UK, South Africa Covid strains

March 23, 2021 11:40 pm

All the cases were reported between March 8 and March 13, said the state health department.

Karnataka COVID wrap: Two more cases with South African strain reported; CM gets first dose of Covaxin

March 13, 2021 12:55 am

Cumulatively 9,58,417 COVID-19 positive cases have been confirmed in the state, which includes 12,386 deaths and 9,37,898 discharges, the Health department said in a bulletin.

Karnataka Covid-19 wrap: South Africa strain of virus found; state reports 760 new cases

March 11, 2021 8:27 am

Karnataka health minister Dr K Sudhakar said while guidelines have been issued to restrict large public gatherings at marriage and other functions, there are no restrictions on inter-state travel.

Gujarat Health department notifies fire audit team in each district

December 25, 2020 7:24 pm

The notification issued on Thursday comes after a December 18 Supreme Court order in a suo motu cognisance case taken following a fire in a Rajkot hospital.

Gujarat: Govt issues advisory on fungal infection with ‘nearly 50% mortality rate’

December 22, 2020 9:37 am

“Mucormycosis is a type of fungal disease which infects those with compromised immune system, and with other existing diseases, is a serious infection with a mortality rate of nearly 50 per cent,” the health department advisory stated.

Gurgaon health department issues advisory ahead of Diwali celebrations amid covid-19

November 04, 2020 9:58 am

Pointing towards the rise in cases, the advisory placed a prohibition on “pooja or any festivity event” in containment zones and directed people to not “move unnecessarily out of home”.

Shops to remain open from 7 am to 7 pm in Mohali

June 02, 2020 12:54 pm

The guidelines further state that agricultural, horticultural, animal husbandry, veterinary services are allowed without any restrictions.