Health Ministry(Search results - 57)
Coronavirus India5, Aug 2020, 10:53 AM
Coronavirus: 96% of 60,000 ventilators being procured are indigenous, says health ministry
The Union health ministry on Tuesday (August 4) said about 96% of the 60,000 ventilators being procured by the government are indigenous and most of them have been sponsored by the PMCARES fund.
India2, Aug 2020, 2:16 PM
Coronavirus: ICMR plans to set up registry of hospitalised COVID-19 patients across the country
The ICMR in collaboration with the health ministry and the AIIMS is planning to set up the National Clinical Registry which will help researchers and policy makers understand lot of things in improving COVID-19 treatment
India30, Jul 2020, 11:00 AM
Coronavirus: India records worst single-day spike of 52,315 fresh cases
Total COVID-19 positive cases stand at 15,83,792 including 5,28,242 active cases, 10,20,582 cured/discharged and 34,968 deaths, according to the health ministry's update.
India29, Jul 2020, 7:44 PM
Health ministry asks DGCI to ensure equitable distribution of Remdesivir and Tocilizumab drugs
The aim is to ensure that their availability is not skewed and does not remain confined to metropolitan areas, an official said.
India29, Jul 2020, 2:33 PM
Smokers may develop severe symptoms or die from COVID-19: Health ministry
Union health ministry said that use of tobacco products can increase severity of respiratory infections and make people susceptible to coronavirus
India28, Jul 2020, 5:00 PM
Coronavirus: India’s COVID-19 fatality rate falls to 2.25%, recovery rate rises over 64%, says health ministry
The case fatality rate has declined from 3.33% to 2.25%, while the recovery rate has shot up over 64%
India25, Jul 2020, 11:24 AM
Coronavirus: India’s cases soar to 13.3 lakh with over 49,000 new cases in single-day
According to the health ministry data, India's novel coronavirus cases increased to 13,36,861 with 48,916 fresh infections
India25, Jul 2020, 10:15 AM
Coronavirus: Rajasthan to get its first plasma bank as COVID-19 caseload crosses 33,000
According to the Union health ministry, Rajasthan has reported 33,220 COVID-19 cases including 8,811 active cases, 23,815 recoveries and 594 deaths so far.
India24, Jul 2020, 2:58 PM
Coronavirus: Why did health ministry warn against using N-95 mask with valve? Doctor explains
Earlier, the health ministry had issued an advisory, asking health workers coming in contact with COVID-19 patients to wear N-95 masks, while recommending others to wear homemade cloth masks.
India22, Jul 2020, 6:28 PM
COVID-19 recovery rate rises to 63.13%; 28,472 patients recuperate in 24 hours
The Union Health Ministry said India's COVID-19 recovery rate rose to 63.13% while the fatality rate saw a further drop on July 22
India21, Jul 2020, 7:29 PM
India's COVID-19 fatality rate drops to 2.43% from 3.36% on June 17: Health Ministry
In India, the COVID-19 deaths per million population stand at 20.4 per million which is amongst the lowest in the world, Rajesh Bhushan said.
India17, Jul 2020, 9:16 AM
Coronavirus: Active cases constitute one third of India’s COVID-19 caseload, says health ministry
India has 3,31,146 active COVID-19 cases, which is around a third of the country's infection tally that rose to 9.68 lakh, the Union health ministry said.
India14, Jul 2020, 11:35 AM
Coronavirus: 19 states have higher COVID-19 recovery rate than national average, says Centre
Aggressive coronavirus testing coupled with timely diagnosis and treatment has led to higher recovery rates and lower fatalities rate, the Union health ministry said
India10, Jul 2020, 4:55 PM
Coronavirus: India’s COVID-19 case fatality rate dips to 2.72%, says health ministry
The country-wide strong network of ASHAs and ANMs along with Ayushman Bharat Health and Wellness Centres have helped in effective surveillance and contact tracing of the cases, including the lakhs of migrants and returnees