State Health Department(Search results - 13)
India19, Oct 2020, 12:05 PM
Experts wary of COVID-19 spike in 15 West Bengal districts during Durga puja
Health experts are expressing concern over the increasing number of COVID-19 cases in the state of West Bengal. According to state health department sources, health officials are seeing 'danger signals' in 15 out of 23 districts in terms of the rate of COVID infection (case positivity rate) compared to the sample test in Bengal.
India12, Sep 2020, 4:49 PM
Coronavirus: Number of infected exceeds number of recoveries in West Bengal; 3,000 cases reported in 24 hours
The number of people infected with COVID-19 has increased in the state of West Bengal. COVID-19 infection is surpassing the number of recoveries in the state. Breaking the daily record, the number of people infected with COVID-19 has increased to 3,000.
India8, Sep 2020, 1:10 PM
Coronavirus: 58 deaths reported in single day; infected count crosses 3,000 in West Bengal
58 deaths were reported in a single day in West Bengal. The number of recoveries have decreased comparatively from the number of infected COVID-19 patients. According to statistics, the total number of infected people in the state stood at 1,83,865.
India5, Sep 2020, 12:06 PM
Coronavirus: Death toll rises to 1,350 in Kolkata; 17 deaths reported in single day
The death toll rose again in the state of West Bengal. According to the State Health Bulletin on Friday (September 4), 58 people have died in a single day in the state. On Thursday (September 3), the number was 55. 3,305 people recovered on Friday in the state.
India2, Sep 2020, 11:17 AM
Coronavirus: Number of recoveries exceeds 3,000 in single day; 55 deaths reported in West Bengal
With an increase in the recovery rate, more than 3,000 patients were recovered from COVID-19 in West Bengal. According to a bulletin from the state health department, in the last 24 hours, more than 83% of COVID patients in the state have recovered and returned home from the hospital.
India24, Aug 2020, 1:39 PM
Coronavirus: Single-day death toll dips below 10 as Kolkata reports 563 cases
The death toll in Kolkata has dropped to 10 in the last 24 hours.; 8 people have died of COVID in the metropolis. 563 cases were reported in 24 hours in the city. So far, 1,174 people have died of COVID-19 in Kolkata.
India6, Jun 2020, 11:58 AM
Coronavirus: Over 12 lakh migrant workers tracked, says Uttar Pradesh; 502 new cases reported
Uttar Pradesh reported 502 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, the state health department said on Friday (June 5)
India3, Jun 2020, 3:20 PM
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee urges Centre to give migrant workers Rs 10,000 each
According to the state health department bulletin, the total number of coronavirus positive cases climbed to over 6,100
India15, May 2020, 2:50 PM
45 fresh coronavirus cases in Karnataka; COVID-19 tally surges past 1,000 mark
The total number of COVID-19 cases in Karnataka surged to 1032 after 45 new cases were confirmed in Karnataka in the last 24 hours. Out of the total cases in the state, 476 have so far recovered and have been discharged, while 35 have died, the state health department said on Friday.
India6, May 2020, 6:17 PM
Private lab in Kolkata conducts COVID-19 tests; FIR filed
A private-run diagnostic lab in Kolkata has been sealed and fined Rs 10 lakh by the West Bengal State Health Department. The lab was allegedly running COVID-19 tests illegally without the permission of the ICMR.
India29, Apr 2020, 11:51 AM
COVID-19: Positive patients to be treated at home, says Mamata; WB health department issues clarifications
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee's statements created a stir when she said COVID-19 positive patients could be allowed to be home quarantined. The state health department issued new guidelines on Tuesday and clarified Mamata's statement.
India28, Nov 2019, 3:47 PM
Winter has come: Swine flu scare looms large over Karnataka with 1968 cases, 92 deaths reported
With the cold season setting in, the state health department is worried as there could be an increase in swine flu-related cases and deaths. So far this year, 1968 positive cases and 92 deaths have been reported
BENGALURU29, Dec 2018, 6:51 PM
H1N1 alert: 72 deaths reported in state; 564 test positive in Bengaluru
Karnataka is on H1N1 alert as 1,703 positive cases and 72 deaths have been reported since January this year. The highest number of positive cases have been reported from Bengaluru with 412 and Dharwad reported 11 deaths so far. Following the increase in H1N1 cases, the state health department increased its information, education and communication activities to raise awareness on precaution and early treatment.