Rajnath Singh

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Rajnath Singh Tests Positive For Novel Coronavirus

Union Defence Minister of India Rajnath Singh tested positive for the Novel Coronavirus. On April 20, an official of the Union Defence Ministry took to Twitter and confirmed that Rajnath Singh have contracted the virus. He is currently under quarantine at home and taking rest as per the advice of doctors.  Moreover, Rajnath Singh is having mild symptoms, confirmed his doctor of Singh.

Thu, 20 Apr 2023 - 08:30 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Indian Politician, Rajnath Singh, Union Defence Ministry, Covid-19, Home Quarantine

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Telangana Begins Administering Covid-19 Booster Dose

Amid the rising cases of the Novel Coronavirus, the K Chandrashekar Rao-led Telangana Government started administering the booster dose to its citizens. People who are eligible for the third or precautionary dose could get Hyderabad pharma-manufactured Corbevax as the third dose, at state-run PHC, and Covid centers. The state government arranged 5 lakh doses and urged people to take the booster dose and help in combating the spread of… read-more

Wed, 19 Apr 2023 - 01:01 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Coronavirus, Booster Dose, telangana government, Corbevax, Coronavirus Vaccines

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India Registers 7,633 New Case With 11 Deaths Of COVID

Although India started recording below 10,000 single day COVID-19 cases, the active cases has crossed 60k mark. With 7,633 new coronavirus infections, the active cases have increased to 61,233, confirmed the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. In addition, with 11 deaths, the death toll has increased to 5,31,152. The active cases is beyond 1.1% and recovery-rate is over 97% in India. People are also advised to be cautious.

Tue, 18 Apr 2023 - 01:02 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Novel. Coronavirus, new cases, MoHF, Delhi

Novel Coronavirus

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India COVID-19 Active Cases Close To 50k With 11,109 New Cases

India COVID-19 cases are on extreme rise with over 11,000 new cases registered in 24 hours. The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) confirmed 11,109 new cases, and 29 deaths taking the active cases tally to 49,622 whereas death cases is at 5,31,064. The positive cases rate now at 4.29% whereas fatality rate with over 1.20%. Moreover, the Government of India urged states and UTs to take precautions.

Fri, 14 Apr 2023 - 04:02 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Novel Coronavirus, new cases, NEW VARIANT, MoHFW, Union government

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India Registers Highest 10,158 New COVID-19 Cases

India reported the highest number of Coronavirus cases, with 10,158 new cases in the past 24 hours. With this, the nation registered the highest number of active cases, 44,938, since June 2022, confirmed the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW.) With this, the daily positivity rate was at 4.42%, the active cases is 0.10%, recovery rate is at 98.71%,  and fatality rate at 1.19%.read-more

Thu, 13 Apr 2023 - 01:22 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Coronavirus, MoHFW, Indian Ministry, NEW VARIANT, Indian States And UTs

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India Covid-19 Active Cases Crosses 40k Mark

India reported the highest, 7830 new cases of the Novel Coronavirus, confirmed the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW). With the new cases, India's active Covid-19 cases stood at 40,215. In addition, besides new cases, the nation registered 16 new fatalities. With this, the recovery rate dropped to 98.72%, fatality rate is at 1.19% and active case rate is 0.7%, raising concerns and urging people to be cautious.

Wed, 12 Apr 2023 - 12:52 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: India Covid-19 cases, ACTIVE CASES, pandemic, MoHW, Data

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BMC Mandates Mask Wearing At BMC Hospitals

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has announced that wearing masks will be mandatory in all BMC hospitals in Mumbai for employees, patients and visitors starting April 11. The decision was taken during a meeting held by BMC chief Iqbal Singh Chahal earlier. Notably, India is witnessing a massive rise in the Novel Coronavirus, majority of cases coming from Maharashtra. In addition, the Union Ministry of Home Affairs issued COVID-19… read-more

Mon, 10 Apr 2023 - 09:05 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: BMC Hospitals, Covid-19, meetings, Mandatory Mask Wearing, BMC

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Mock Drills Conducted At Hospitals Amid COVID-19 Spike

Amid spike in the cases of Covid-19, the nation is witnessing alarming concerns and precautions taken by respective governments. In light of the Covid situation, mock drilling is being conducted in various Indian states, including Karnataka, Maharashtra, and other states, which is contributing to the highest number of Covid-19 cases. The Union Health Ministry directed the state government to mock drill and see the preparedness of the… read-more

Mon, 10 Apr 2023 - 10:41 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Novel Coronavirus, Spike Cases, Mock Drills, Health Concerns, union ministry

Mansukh Mandaviya

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Union Govt Asks State Governments To Ready For COVID-19 Wave

Mansukh Mandaviya, the Union Home Minister, chaired a meeting with the concerned officials, amid the rising number of COVID-19. During the high level meeting, the Union Minister asked the state governments to conduct mock drilling at the hospitals and be battle ready for the next wave of the Novel Coronavirus. In 24-hours India registered 6,050 new cases of Covid-19, highest in the past 203 cases.

Fri, 07 Apr 2023 - 06:51 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Coronavirus, Mansukh Mandaviya, Battlefield, Union government, health alert

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Novel Coronavirus

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India Registers 6,050 New COVID-19 Cases In 24 Hours

India continues to register over 5,000 new cases of Coronavirus. The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare confirmed 6,050 new single day cases, over 600 cases than the previous day's 5,335 cases. Besides new cases, the nation registered 14 deaths, taking the tally to 5,30,943. The active cases stood at 28,303 comprising 3.39% daily positivity rate. In addition, the experts suggest precaution, believing new variant XBB.1.16 reason of surge.… read-more

Fri, 07 Apr 2023 - 11:05 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: India Covid-19 cases, Indian Health Ministry, pandemic, NEW VARIANT, XBB.1.16 Variant

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