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Dr. Harsh Vardhan holds meeting with health ministers of 7 States, reviews progress of COVID-19 vaccination drive

AMN / NEW DELHI Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan today held a meeting with Health Ministers of seven States and one Union Territory and reviewed the progress of the COVID-19 vaccination drive. These States included Uttarakhand, Haryana, Punjab, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha and Telangana along with the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir. During the … Continue reading Dr. Harsh Vardhan holds meeting with health ministers of 7 States, reviews progress of COVID-19 vaccination drive

PM CARES Fund sanctions Rs 322 crore for procurement of 1.50 lakh units of Oxycare system

AMN / WEB DESK The PM CARES Fund has accorded sanction for procurement of 1.50 lakh units of Oxycare system developed by Defence Research and Development Organisation, DRDO at a cost of over Rs 322 crore. Oxycare is a SpO2-based Oxygen Supply System which regulates the oxygen being administered to patients based on the sensed … Continue reading PM CARES Fund sanctions Rs 322 crore for procurement of 1.50 lakh units of Oxycare system

Photography, videography banned at Central Vista construction site

WEB DESK Following wide criticism over the Central Vista Redevelopment Project, the Central Public Works Department has prohibited photography and videography at the construction site near India Gate. Sign boards have come up at the redevelopment site of the Central Vista Avenue, which read: ‘No photography’, ‘No video recording’. An official in the CPWD, which … Continue reading Photography, videography banned at Central Vista construction site

IAF and Indian Navy continue to work round the clock to help COVID patients

AMN / WEB DESK Indian Air Force and Indian Navy continued to work round the clock to provide oxygen and other medical supplies to the Civil Administration to tackle the current COVID-19 situation in the country. As on today, the aircraft of Indian Air Force airlifted 403 oxygen containers of 6856 tonnes capacity along with … Continue reading IAF and Indian Navy continue to work round the clock to help COVID patients

Govt ramps up availability of Amphotericin B to fight post COVID complication of Mucormycosis

WEB DESK Government has taken steps to ramp up availability of Amphotericin B – to fight Mucormycosis. A sudden increase in demand has been observed in some states for Amphotericin B which is being actively prescribed by the physicians to patients suffering from Mucormycosis, which is a post COVID complication. Centre is therefore engaging with … Continue reading Govt ramps up availability of Amphotericin B to fight post COVID complication of Mucormycosis

India witnessing early signs of decline in new corona cases

AMN / WEB DESK The India’s Health Ministry has said, 13 states have more than one lakh active COVID-19 cases each. Briefing media in New Delhi yesterday, Health Ministry officials said, 26 states and Union Territories have positivity rate of over 15 per cent. Goa has the maximum case positivity rate of 49.6 percent and … Continue reading India witnessing early signs of decline in new corona cases

Cabinet Secy reviews COVID-19 situation in country

Says those eligible for 2nd dose should be given priority in vaccination Staff Reporter Union Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba chaired the 33rd meeting with the States and Union Territories to review the COVID-19 situation in the country. Mr Gauba briefed the States on the action taken by the Government of India in controlling the effect … Continue reading Cabinet Secy reviews COVID-19 situation in country

Centre asks States to reserve 70% vaccines for 2nd dose

AMN / WEB DESK Centre has asked States and Union Territories to ensure that all beneficiaries who have taken the first dose are prioritised for the second doses. Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan and Chairman of Empowered Group on Technology and Data Management to combat COVID-19 and member, National Expert Group on Vaccine Administration Dr. … Continue reading Centre asks States to reserve 70% vaccines for 2nd dose

Centre delivering Global Aid to States through Whole of Government approach

WEB DESK Union Ministry of Health today said that the Centre has expeditiously delivered Global Aid to States and Union Territories through a ‘Whole of Government’ approach. The Ministry said, 8900 Oxygen Concentrators, 5043 Oxygen Cylinders, 18 Oxygen Generation Plants, 5698 ventilators and nearly 3.4 lakh Remdesivir vials have been delivered so far. It said, … Continue reading Centre delivering Global Aid to States through Whole of Government approach

NHRC asks governments to expeditiously implement COVID-19 advisory

AMN / WEB DESK The National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, has called upon the Centre and State Governments to expeditiously implement its COVID-19 Advisory regarding setting up of real time COVID-19 medical dashboards. The Commission has asked the Centre and the States to set up universally functional COVID-19 dashboards for real time information in the … Continue reading NHRC asks governments to expeditiously implement COVID-19 advisory

SPORTS

Converting even half chances will be the key to success: women hockey striker Lalremsiami

Harpal Singh Bedi / New Delhi Women's Hockey striker Lalremsiami, has a mantra for team's success and that ...

Alexander Zverev beat Matteo Berrettini to clinch his 2nd Madrid Open title

WEB DESK In tennis, World number six Alexander Zverev beat Matteo Berrettini to clinch his second Madrid Op ...

خبرنامہ

آندھرا پردیش میں آکسیجن کی کمی کے سبب گیارہ مریضوں کی موت

آندھرا پردیش میں کم ازکم گیارہ مریضوں کی اس وقت موت ہوگئی جب ...

فائیو جی ٹیکنالوجی سے کووڈ ١٩ کا کوئی لینا دینا نہیں : حکومت G-5

حکومت نے ان افواہوںکو مسترد کردیاہے کہ 5جی ٹکنالوجی کووڈ19 کے ...

TECH AWAAZ

Abu Dhabi Digital signs partnership agreement with Hewlett Packard Enterprise

WEB DESK The Abu Dhabi Digital Authority (ADDA)has signed a partnership agreement with Hewlett Packard Ente ...

Indian Army develops messaging application ‘Secure Application for Internet’

file phot AMN Indian Army has developed a simple messaging application named the Secure Application for ...

MARQUEE

It is time to relish ‘Sadabahar’ mango

By Andalib Akhter A farmer from Kota, Rajasthan has developed an innovative mango variety called ‘Sadabah ...

Indian Army Closes Down Military Farms

WEB DESK After 132 years of glorious service to the nation, curtains were drawn on Military Farms. These Fa ...

MEDIA

Devastating impact of the pandemic on media, deplorable situation in India

Geneva/Guwahati The Covid-19 pandemic had a devastating impact on the media, the Switzerland based media ri ...

There is no proposal to appoint a regulator for social media: Govt

AMN / WEB DESK The government has said that there is no proposal to appoint a regulator for social media. I ...