Sunday, Oct 02, 2022

Ministry of Health


Coronavirus India News highlights: India reports 16,135 new cases, 24 deaths in last 24 hours

July 05, 2022 8:39 am

Coronavirus India, Covid-19 News Updates, July 04, 2022: The active cases now stand at 1,13,864 and 5,25,223 deaths have been recorded across the country till date.

Coronavirus highlights: Kerala sees 17,681 new cases, 208 deaths; active infections dip to 1.9 lakh

September 16, 2021 8:52 am

Coronavirus in India highlights: India recorded 27,176 new Covid-19 cases and 284 deaths in the last 24 hours. The active cases have come down to 3.51 lakh.

Relax curbs in calibrated manner: MHA to states

June 30, 2021 7:21 am

In a letter issued to all states, the MHA has also reiterated that despite declining numbers, states must relax restrictions in a calibrated manner. It had issued similar advice on June 19.

World chips in: French oxygen plant at Apollo, US oximeters in Safdarjung

May 06, 2021 7:30 am

At least 14 countries have already started sending their material in aircraft and ships, and they are being sent out, mostly to government hospitals.

Centre flags ‘need for more contact tracing, lack of Covid-appropriate behaviour’

April 12, 2021 5:33 am

Family Welfare Rajesh Bhushan has mentioned that the teams have been providing feedback on a daily basis to the state as well central government.

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.

Covid-19 vaccination: ‘Scrap age bar for the disabled, include all categories of disabilities’

March 02, 2021 8:16 pm

In a statement, the Disability Rights Alliance (DRA) has said though coverage of some disabilities in phase II vaccination is welcome from the inclusion point of view, "it is still not enough".

India third on list of countries with highest cumulative vaccination numbers: Health Ministry

February 18, 2021 2:06 pm

Till 8 am on Thursday, the cumulative vaccination coverage of healthcare workers (HCWs) and frontline workers (FLWs) against COVID-19 in the country has crossed 94 lakh, the ministry said.

Bombay HC notice to Centre, NMC on disabled woman being refused admission to medical course

January 18, 2021 1:00 am

The student, Anita Shinde, has claimed that in the past, many like her had got admission to such courses and she being denied the same opportunity was arbitrary.

India far from achieving herd immunity against Covid-19, ICMR probing reinfection cases: Harsh Vardhan

September 27, 2020 9:21 pm

On emerging evidence that Covid-19 infection not only impacts the lungs but other organs too, Harsh Vardhan said the Ministry of Health had already set up expert committees to look into these facets of the infection.