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India has successfully contained Covid pandemic: Harsh Vardhan

India has successfully contained Covid pandemic: Harsh Vardhan

🕔16:31, 28.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 28  With a massive decrease in the coronavirus cases, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Thursday said India has successfully contained the pandemic. “With the ‘Whole of Government’ and ‘Whole-of-society’ approach envisaged by Prime Minister Narendra Modi,

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Harsh Vardhan inaugurates 100-bed Plastic Surgery Block at AIIMS

Harsh Vardhan inaugurates 100-bed Plastic Surgery Block at AIIMS

🕔18:32, 18.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 18  Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Monday inaugurated the newly-constructed Burns and Plastic Surgery Block at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences and dedicated it to the ‘Father of Plastic Surgery’ – ancient Indian physician

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Harsh Vardhan to meet state health ministers on vaccine’s dry-run

Harsh Vardhan to meet state health ministers on vaccine’s dry-run

🕔12:21, 7.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 7  Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan is slated to hold a video conferencing on Thursday with health ministers of all the states and union territories to review preparedness for another nationwide dry run of administering Covid-19 vaccine

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Don’t believe in rumours against vaccine: Harsh Vardhan

Don’t believe in rumours against vaccine: Harsh Vardhan

🕔07:13, 2.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 2  As India gears up to launch world’s largest immunisation drive, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Saturday requested people to not pay heed to the rumours against the much-awaited vaccine. “I want to appeal to people

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India at cusp of authorizing 1st set of Covid-19 vax: Harsh Vardhan

India at cusp of authorizing 1st set of Covid-19 vax: Harsh Vardhan

🕔12:03, 20.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 20  Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Saturday announced that India is at the cusp of authorizing the first set of Covid-19 vaccines and expressed the need for an expeditious vaccination drive to cover all the target

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Tribal population’s welfare of utmost importance: Harsh Vardhan

Tribal population’s welfare of utmost importance: Harsh Vardhan

🕔18:07, 10.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 10  Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Thursday emphasised that the health and well-being of India’s tribal population is of utmost importance to the government. In his address at the curtain raiser ceremony by ICMR-National Institute of

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Looking at vaccine manufacture, delivery ecosystem: Harsh Vardhan

Looking at vaccine manufacture, delivery ecosystem: Harsh Vardhan

🕔19:37, 25.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 25  At a time the world is racing against time to find a safe and effective vaccine against Covid-19, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Wednesday said that India has initiated looking at robust vaccine manufacturing and

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Centre to electronically track details of Covid vaccine recipients

Centre to electronically track details of Covid vaccine recipients

🕔21:09, 19.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 19  The Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Thursday informed that the Centre has modified an electronic network to monitor the dosage of Covid vaccines, vaccinators and geographical location of the vaccine recipients. He said that the

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India talking to vaccine cos, to procure 400-500m doses till July: Harsh Vardhan

India talking to vaccine cos, to procure 400-500m doses till July: Harsh Vardhan

🕔20:03, 19.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 19  Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said on Thursday that India is in talks with the vaccine companies for the procurement of 400 to 500 million doses till July next year. Speaking at an event on ‘Shifting

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Vardhan advocates AYUSH remedies, endorses medicinal properties to contain COVID

Vardhan advocates AYUSH remedies, endorses medicinal properties to contain COVID

🕔07:07, 12.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 12  Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday defended the Ayurveda-based interventions in prevention and treatment of the COVID-19 disease and hailed its efficacy in boosting immunity. The minister backed the role of Ayurvedic drugs after a

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Aim to cover 25 cr with Covid vaccine by July: Harsh Vardhan

Aim to cover 25 cr with Covid vaccine by July: Harsh Vardhan

🕔07:17, 5.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 5  Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said on Sunday that the Centre is working on plans to procure 400-500 million doses of Covid-19 vaccine, which will be administered to up to 25 crore people by July 2021.

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Health Ministry launches portal for info on vaccine, clinical trials

Health Ministry launches portal for info on vaccine, clinical trials

🕔07:46, 29.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 29  : The Union Health Ministry on Monday launched a portal which will provide information related to vaccine development, ongoing clinical trials and progress made in this area locally and globally at regular intervals. While emphasising on

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Herd immunity still far off, don’t get complacent: Health Min

Herd immunity still far off, don’t get complacent: Health Min

🕔07:05, 28.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 28  Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday cautioned that the ICMR’s Sero survey report should not create a sense of complacency in people, as the Indian population is not even close to achieving herd immunity. His

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Over 1.26 cr AB-PMJAY beneficiaries got free treatment in 2 yrs

Over 1.26 cr AB-PMJAY beneficiaries got free treatment in 2 yrs

🕔07:24, 23.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 23  Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Tuesday chaired ‘Aarogya Manthan’ 2.0 to celebrate the second anniversary of Ayushman Bharat-Pradhan Mantri Jan Aarogya Yojana (AB-PMJAY), which he called a “historic step”. Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya

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Not believing in act of God, Covid vaccine expected in early 2021: Harsh Vardhan

Not believing in act of God, Covid vaccine expected in early 2021: Harsh Vardhan

🕔06:44, 22.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 22  Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan assured the Lok Sabha that the Central government is not just waiting for “act of God” in fight against Covid-19 but also working round-the-clock in the direction to get solution and

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‘Irresponsible behaviour’ behind Covid spike: Harsh Vardhan

‘Irresponsible behaviour’ behind Covid spike: Harsh Vardhan

🕔07:04, 21.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 21  Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday held “irresponsible behaviour” of people responsible for the surge of Covid-19 cases in the country, and appealed to Lok Sabha MPs to spread awareness regarding the pandemic. In his

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Lockdown prevented up to 29 lakh Covid-19 cases: Vardhan

Lockdown prevented up to 29 lakh Covid-19 cases: Vardhan

🕔19:45, 14.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 14  Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Monday told the Lok Sabha that the nationwide lockdown had helped prevent up to 29 lakh coronavirus cases and 78,000 deaths in the country. “The nationwide lockdown, a bold decision

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SOPs for partial reopening of schools for Classes 9-12 issued

SOPs for partial reopening of schools for Classes 9-12 issued

🕔07:42, 9.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 9  The Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry on Tuesday issued standard operating procedures (SOPs) for partial resumption of teaching activities in schools for students of Classes 9 to 12, on a voluntary basis, from September 21.

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First pan-India Covid viral genome sequencing complete: Govt

First pan-India Covid viral genome sequencing complete: Govt

🕔10:44, 2.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 2  Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan, here on Saturday, announced the completion of pan-India 1000 genome sequencing of SARS-CoV-2. The sequence data will soon be released in the Global Initiative on Sharing All Influenza Data (GISAID) for

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Health Minister chairs GoM meeting to review COVID situation

Health Minister chairs GoM meeting to review COVID situation

🕔17:24, 31.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 31  Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Friday chaired the 19th meeting of the Group of Ministers on the COVID-19 situation in the country. The meeting came at a time when India has logged over 16 lakh

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