Thursday, May 28, 2020


Ministry of health and family welfare

602 COVID-19 hospitals with over 1 lakh isolation beds, 12,024 ICU units have been set up across the country, says Union Health Ministry

Government is promoting the concept of behavioural changes in terms of social distancing to break the chain of transmission, informed Luv Agarwal.

Coronavirus positive cases in India crosses 10,000 mark, over 1,000 recovered and discharged

As per the ministry data, Maharashtra is worst hit with as many as 2,334 positive cases followed by Delhi which has 1,510 cases.

Coronavirus: Govt orders sale of Hydroxychloroquine strictly as per Schedule H1 norms, read what it means

The Schedule H1 of the Drugs and Cosmetics rule 1945 was added in 2013 and contained certain 3rd and 4th generation antibiotics, anti-TB drugs, and certain habit-forming drugs.

ICMR says 206 individuals have tested positive for coronavirus in India so far

ICMR confirms positive cases of coronavirus reached 206.

Ministry of Health changes its website homepage to show the latest updates on Coronavirus, here is what you can find

The Health Ministry homepage has detailed information, including the number of total confirmed Covid-19 cases across India, state/UT wise list of coronavirus cases across India, the total number of people screened at airports, the updated travel advisory, and much more.

First and second confirmatory tests for COVID-19 are free for all citizens, only 10% capacity utilised yet: Health Ministry

The country has enough testing capacities for Covid-19 as only 10% of the total capacity has been utilised per day so far

India becomes the 5th nation in the world to successfully isolate COVID-19 virus strain

National Institute of Virology (NIV) in Pune isolates the strain of Covid-19 virus strain, India becomes the fifth country to do so

Coronavirus in India: 7 more cases of recovery reported, patients discharged

Two persons have died so far due to coronavirus. A 76-year-old male and a 69-year-old female. However, the health ministry said that both the cases were underlying medical conditions such as hypertension, diabetes, asthma, etc. that worsened their condition.

3 confirmed cases in Kerala: State government declares coronavirus outbreak as ‘state disaster’

Besides intensifying surveillance at airports, the Central Government had earlier temporarily suspended e-visa facilities for Chinese residents travelling to India.

Kerala student tests positive for coronavirus, India’s first confirmed case

A student from Kerala studying in China's Wuhan has been tested positive for coronavirus.

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LAC standoff: Chinese ambassador, foreign ministry insist on ‘dialogues’, experts say de-escalation has begun

The aggressive posturing by India in response to Chinese decision to intimidate the country along the LAC, perhaps, made Chinese to seek for a de-escalation of matter.

Mumbai: BJP MLA files petition in HC, questions the constitutional validity of Uddhav government’s gag order on citizens

The 23c May order also indirectly bans all criticism of the Maharashtra government led by Uddhhav Thackeray as one of the clauses in the prohibitory order says that messages that incite “mistrust towards government functionaries and their actions taken to control Covid-19” will also be acted against.

Pakistan rants, issues statement ‘condemning’ the commencement of construction of Ram Mandir at Ayodhya

In the statement issued by Pakistan, the commencement of the construction of Ram Mandir at Ayodhya was 'condemned'

SC asks central govt to identify private hospitals which were given free land, directs those hospitals to treat Coronavirus patients for free

The Bench headed by CJI SA Bobde observed that the hospitals that were given free lands should treat Coronavirus patients for free

Maharashtra forest department mulls sterilizing tigers in Chandrapur district to control population: Report

The forest department in Maharashtra plans to sterilise 20 male tigers, apart from trans-locating 50 other tigers

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