COVID-19 CRISIS

4,868 Omicron cases detected in India so far

SUDHIR KUMAR / NEW DELHI The Union Health Ministry has informed that so far 4,868 Omicron cases have been detected in 28 states and Union Territories in the country. Briefing media today, Joint Secretary in the Union Health Ministry Lav Agarwal said that out of the total Omicron cases, 1,805 infected people have recovered and … Continue reading 4,868 Omicron cases detected in India so far

Chhattisgarh logs 5,000 new COVID-19 cases

AMN The average test positivity rate has exceeded 9 percent in Chhattisgarh amidst increasing cases of corona infection. Yesterday, more than 5 thousand new cases of corona infection were recorded in the state. At present, there are about 24 thousand active cases of corona infection. Meanwhile, the state government has issued new guidelines in view … Continue reading Chhattisgarh logs 5,000 new COVID-19 cases

Gujarat reports 7476 new COVID-19 cases

State administers more than 9.38 crore doses of vaccine AMN Gujarat has reported 7476 new cases of Covid-19 during the last 24 hours. The maximum 2861 new cases were recorded in Ahmedabad, while Surat recorded 1988 new cases. The state has 37,238 active cases at present, out of these 34 patients are on ventilator support. … Continue reading Gujarat reports 7476 new COVID-19 cases

No covid test required for contacts of confirmed cases unless identified as high risk: Govt

By Bisheshwar Mishra Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has said that contacts of Covid-19 patients do not require testing, unless identified as high-risk based on age or co-morbidities. This was stated in an advisory issued by ICMR on purposive testing strategy for Covid-19 in India. The advisory further states that testing is not required … Continue reading No covid test required for contacts of confirmed cases unless identified as high risk: Govt

Only at-risk contacts of lab confirmed Covid cases need testing: ICMR

WEB DESK \ New Delhi The Indian Council for Medical Research (ICMR) on Monday issued an advisory saying asymptomatic individuals in a community setting do not need to get tested for Covid-19. Also, only at-risk contacts of lab confirmed Covid cases need to undergo a test for Covid and not all contacts need to take … Continue reading Only at-risk contacts of lab confirmed Covid cases need testing: ICMR

Govt committed to provide additional security cover to healthcare & frontline workers: Health Minister

AMN UNION Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya has said that under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the government is committed to provide additional security cover to healthcare and frontline workers on priority. In a tweet, Mr Mandaviya said, the administration of precaution dose of COVID 19 vaccine for healthcare and frontline workers, and those … Continue reading Govt committed to provide additional security cover to healthcare & frontline workers: Health Minister

Govt focusses on 5-fold strategy to curb spread of COVID-19

AMN / NEW DELHI Joint Secretary in the Health Ministry, Lav Agarwal today reiterated the five-fold strategy of test, track, treat, vaccination and, Covid-appropriate behaviour to curb the spread of the COVID-19. In an interaction on Twitter about Home Isolation amid rise in Omicron cases, Mr Agarwal said, while government is taking its own efforts … Continue reading Govt focusses on 5-fold strategy to curb spread of COVID-19

Govt asks States to engage retired medical professionals or MBBS students for providing tele consultation services

Staff Reporter The Central Government has asked the States and Union Territories to take adequate steps to ramp up the health infrastructure and deployment of health care workers to effectively deal with the rising cases of Covid-19 pandemic. In a letter written to all the States and Union Territories today, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan … Continue reading Govt asks States to engage retired medical professionals or MBBS students for providing tele consultation services

Healthcare workers & people above 60 with co-morbidities to get COVID booster dose from jan 10

AMN Administration of booster dose for healthcare and frontline workers, and those over 60 years of age with co-morbidities will begin tomorrow. The Centre has issued guidelines stating that no new registration will be required to get a booster dose. The eligible population who have taken two doses of Corona vaccine can directly take an … Continue reading Healthcare workers & people above 60 with co-morbidities to get COVID booster dose from jan 10

PM urges people to maintain momentum of vaccination and follow Covid appropriate protocol

AMN Prime Minister Narendra Modi has urged everyone to maintain the momentum of vaccination and has asked everyone to follow Covid appropriate protocol. In a tweet, Mr Modi expressed happiness that within a week, over two crore children between the age group of 15 to 18 have been administered the first dose of the COVID … Continue reading PM urges people to maintain momentum of vaccination and follow Covid appropriate protocol

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