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Coronavirus India22, Nov 2020, 10:34 AM
The red flags in India's Covid-19 fightback
The parliamentary standing committee on health and family welfare report has flagged off concerns over certain aspects of the government's handling of the coronavirus crisis. The committee report, submitted to Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu, identifies the implementation gaps during the course of executing its contingency plan. Here's what the report found.
India19, Nov 2020, 11:07 AM
Karnataka records 1,791 new COVID-19 cases, 1,947 recoveries on Wednesday
The COVID-19 positivity rate recorded in the last 24 hours, as on Wednesday, was noted to be 1.84 percent as per the statistics issued by the Department of Health and Family Welfare Services.
India16, Nov 2020, 2:40 PM
Karnataka: Post-matric hostels to reopen from November 17
The hostels managed by the Social Welfare Department will be sanitised and reopened in a bid to help students attending the sessions in colleges which will reopen from November 17.
India15, Nov 2020, 11:58 AM
Coronavirus: India’s COVID-19 caseload breaches 88-lakh mark, recoveries at 81 lakh
India's Covid-19 tally surged to 87,73,479 with new 44,684 infections reported in the last 24 hours, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) said on Saturday.
India30, Oct 2020, 9:14 AM
BBMP seeks government clarification on usage of masks for solo motorists
The BBMP on Thursday has sought clarification on the use of masks for solo motorists for the second time because of public criticism. A letter was addressed to the Additional Chief Secretary (Health & Family Welfare) by BBMP Commissioner N Manjunath Prasad seeking clarity on the same.
India25, Oct 2020, 3:09 PM
BJP: Rahul exposed, Congress backing radicals for votes
"Congress party's relations with organisations that support terrorists and promote their Jihadi sentiments shows the changed mindset of Sonia-led party," party leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said in a joint briefing with Tom Vadakkan.
India23, Oct 2020, 10:14 AM
Karnataka: Pooling of COVID-19 samples allowed in districts with less than 5% positivity rate
The Commissionerate of Health and Family Welfare services in Karnataka has allowed the pooling of COVID-19 samples in districts with less than 5% test positivity rate in the state. Meanwhile, in Bengaluru Urban the BBMP zones will be taken into consideration.
India20, Oct 2020, 9:21 AM
Bengaluru: 73% rise in COVID-19 testing capacity, says Sudhakar
Karnataka Health, Family Welfare and Medical Education Minister Dr K Sudhakar has said that Bengaluru has seen a drastic reduction in mortality rate and significant rise in COVID-19 testing capacity by 73 percent.
India14, Oct 2020, 9:49 AM
Bengaluru: BBMP to open 200-bed COVID-19 care centre near MG Road
The BBMP is set to open a 200-bed COVID-19 care centre near MG Road on Wednesday. The CCC, which will be located at the Social Welfare Hostel near Garuda Mall and will be a care centre for the East zone.
India12, Oct 2020, 1:18 PM
Unhappy with anti-Covid fight, Karnataka CM boots health minister
B Sriramulu, who has now been given charge of the Social Welfare Department, was replaced by Medical Education Minister Dr K Sudhakar.
India19, Sep 2020, 10:39 AM
Coronavirus: India’s COVID-19 tally crosses 53-lakh mark with spike of 93,337 cases
India's COVID-19 case tally crossed the 53-lakh mark with a spike of 93,337 new cases and 1,247 deaths in the last 24 hours, said the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Saturday.
India18, Sep 2020, 11:58 AM
Coronavirus: India’s COVID-19 caseload zooms past 52-lakh mark with spike of 96,424 cases
India's COVID-19 case tally crossed the 52-lakh mark with a spike of 96,424 new cases and 1,174 deaths in the last 24 hours, said the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Friday.
India16, Aug 2020, 11:41 AM
Coronavirus: India’s COVID-19 tally rises to 25.8 lakh cases; death toll nears 50,000
The country's coronavirus count touched 25,89,682 including 6,77,444 active cases, 18,62,258 discharged and 49,980 deaths on Sunday (August 16).
India10, Aug 2020, 9:06 AM
Coronavirus: India’s COVID-19 recoveries cross 15-lakh mark
However, infection still remains concentrated in 10 states that contribute more than 80% of the new cases, said Union ministry of health and family welfare.
India22, Jul 2020, 5:04 PM
Coronavirus: India’s caseload climbs to 11.9 lakh, highest single-day recoveries registered
More than 7.5 lakh COVID-19 patients have recovered so far. Recovery rate crossed 63%. 19 states/UTs registered higher than 63.13% Recovery Rate, said ministry of health and family welfare