New Delhi [India], July 30 (ANI): Over 2.27 lakh pregnant women have received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine under the ongoing COVID-19 inoculation drive, the Union health ministry said on Friday.
New Delhi [India], July 27 (ANI): The Health Ministry on Tuesday informed that 22 districts in the country have recorded the increase in the trends of the COVID-19 cases for the last four weeks and said that it is a cause of concern.
Around 40 crore people are still vulnerable to Covid-19 as a nationwide survey found that two-thirds or 67.6% of the country’s population aged above six has coronavirus antibodies, the government said on Tuesday. Sharing the results of the 4th National Sero Survey, the Health Ministry said that more than half of the children between 6-17 years were sero-positive. According […]
New Delhi [India], July 20 (ANI): The Union Health Ministry of Tuesday informed that the fourth round of the National Sero Survey has been conducted and the overall seroprevalence in the country is at 67.6 per cent.
New Delhi [India], July 16 (ANI): Refuting the reports that lakhs of Indian children may have missed their routine vaccinations due to disruptions caused by COVID-19, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Friday said the Centre has been focused on maintaining essential services including immunisation under the Universal Immunisation Programme (UIP).
The Union Healthy Ministry on Friday once again stressed on the warning about the third wave of the Covid-19 pandemic which the World Health Organization has recently issued. Chief of India’s Covid task force, Dr VK Paul said during a scheduled press briefing that PM Modi has set his government an ambitious target to stop a […]
New Delhi [India], July 16 (ANI): Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Friday urged citizens to keep wearing face masks adding that we should incorporate it into our lives as this is the new normal.
New Delhi [India], July 15 (ANI): Union Health Ministry on Thursday asked states and Union Territories (UTs) to conduct a quick gap analysis for various infrastructure components under the "India COVID-19 Emergency Response and Health Systems Preparedness Package: Phase II" and stressed on effective advance preparations for efficient clinical management of the infection.
New Delhi [India], July 14 (ANI): Responding to media reports that claimed that India's COVID-19 death toll has been undercounted, the Union Health Ministry on Wednesday called such reports 'conjectures and speculation without any substantial basis'.