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Allow activities with risk assessment-based approach, Centre to states

Allow activities with risk assessment-based approach, Centre to states

🕔09:40, 24.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) Amid declining Covid cases nationwide, the Centre on Wednesday asked states to follow a risk assessment-based approach in the opening of economic and social activities. In a letter to all states and UTs, Union Health Secretary

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India’s vaccination coverage crosses 180 crore milestone

India’s vaccination coverage crosses 180 crore milestone

🕔11:12, 13.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) India’s Covid-19 vaccination coverage crossed the 180 crore landmark on Saturday. As per the Union Health Ministry report, over 17 lakh vaccine doses were administered till 7 pm on Saturday. Congratulated the nation on achieving the

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Indian e-health sector poised to reach $12 bn in GMV by 2025

Indian e-health sector poised to reach $12 bn in GMV by 2025

🕔17:18, 11.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) The e-health sector in India is poised to reach $9-12 billion in GMV (gross merchandise value) by 2025 and $40 billion in GMV by 2030, a new report showed on Friday. India’s e-health sector witnessed a

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Covid: Over 75% in 15-18 age group administered first dose

Covid: Over 75% in 15-18 age group administered first dose

🕔12:37, 9.Mar 2022

Over 75 per cent people in 15 to 18 age bracket have received the first dose of Covid vaccine, tweeted Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Wednesday. New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Over 75 per cent people in 15 to 18

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Joint efforts needed for raising awareness about hearing disorders: Mandaviya

Joint efforts needed for raising awareness about hearing disorders: Mandaviya

🕔18:07, 3.Mar 2022

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Thursday stressed on the importance of collaborative efforts for enhancing awareness among communities regarding hearing disorders and impairment on World Hearing Day. New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Thursday stressed

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96.8% adults received first dose of Covid vax, 81.3% second, Centre to SC

96.8% adults received first dose of Covid vax, 81.3% second, Centre to SC

🕔09:03, 3.Mar 2022

The Centre on Wednesday informed the Supreme Court that 96.8 percent of India’s adult population have been administered with first dose of the Covid vaccine and 81.3 percent have been administered the second dose. New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) The Centre

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India launches National Polio Immunization Drive to sustain polio-free status

India launches National Polio Immunization Drive to sustain polio-free status

🕔15:52, 26.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Saturday launched the National Polio Immunization Drive for 2022 by administering polio drops to children below five years of age at the health ministry. The immunisation drive will be organised

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Modi to inaugurate post-Budget webinar of Health Ministry

Modi to inaugurate post-Budget webinar of Health Ministry

🕔15:20, 25.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the post-Budget webinar of the Union Health Ministry on Saturday, officials said on Friday. Three thematic sessions will be held on Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission, E-Sanjeevani and Telemental Health Programme.

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$774 bn revenue opportunity for India from healthcare by 2030: Report

$774 bn revenue opportunity for India from healthcare by 2030: Report

🕔07:20, 24.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) India has the potential to generate a staggering $774 billion revenue in the healthcare sector by 2030, suggests a new report on Wednesday. The report by Aspire Circle, a social impact leadership champion and advocate, showed

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Mandaviya releases reports highlighting India’s Covid vaccination programme

Mandaviya releases reports highlighting India’s Covid vaccination programme

🕔07:14, 24.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Wednesday released two reports of the Institute for Competitiveness, part of the global network of the Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness and affiliated to Harvard Business School, highlighting India’s vaccination

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Two new departments, research centres opened at IIPS

Two new departments, research centres opened at IIPS

🕔07:13, 21.Feb 2022

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Sunday inaugurated two new Departments and two new Research Centres at International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS) in Deonar, Mumbai. The newly inaugurated departments are ‘Department of Survey Research and Data Analytics’ and the

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States asked to expedite completion of projects under ECRP-II

States asked to expedite completion of projects under ECRP-II

🕔19:54, 17.Feb 2022

The Centre on Thursday asked the states to accelerate completion of projects under ECRP-II for strengthening healthcare infrastructure across the country, so that subsequent installment of funds can be released by Union Health Ministry. New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) The Centre

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Govt spent Rs 250 crore on vaccine research: Health Minister

Govt spent Rs 250 crore on vaccine research: Health Minister

🕔11:36, 13.Feb 2022

Gandhinagar Feb 13 (IANS) Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said on Saturday that the Central government has spent Rs 250 crore on research for developing vaccines to counter the Covid-19 virus. Mandaviya was addressing a programme to explain the benefits of

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Pandemic not over, don’t lower your guard: Mandaviya

Pandemic not over, don’t lower your guard: Mandaviya

🕔07:59, 30.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) Though the number of active Covid cases and the test positivity rate in many states are coming down, people must remain ‘satark’ (vigilant) and not lower their guard, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said on Saturday

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Health Ministry likely to issue advisory for school reopening

Health Ministry likely to issue advisory for school reopening

🕔07:22, 28.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) The Union Health Ministry is likely to issue an advisory to the states and UTs to reopen the schools with Covid norms amid declining trends of new cases. A source said that the Ministry may issue

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India’s new Covid cases continue to decline for 2nd straight day

India’s new Covid cases continue to decline for 2nd straight day

🕔11:24, 18.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) India witnessed a substantial decrease in fresh Covid cases, reporting 2,38,018 new infections in the last 24 hours, and a total of 310 deaths, said the Union ministry of health and family welfare on Tuesday. With

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India’s vax prog is a role model for global community: Mandaviya

India’s vax prog is a role model for global community: Mandaviya

🕔06:52, 17.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Sunday said that India’s vaccination programme is “in fact” a role model for the global community. “It is because of Jan Bhagidari that India was able to achieve this feat,”

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NEET-PG counselling to start from Jan 12

NEET-PG counselling to start from Jan 12

🕔16:21, 9.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) The National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET)-Post graduation (PG) counselling 2021 will start from January 12, said Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Sunday. “The NEET-PG counselling is being started by Medical Counselling Committee from January 12, 2022,

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Full onus on states to ensure optimal utilisation of ECRP-II funds: Centre

Full onus on states to ensure optimal utilisation of ECRP-II funds: Centre

🕔07:25, 8.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 8  (IANS) The Centre on Friday asked states and UTs to ensure full and optimal utilisation of ECRP-II funds through daily reviews and to upload the expenditure on the dedicated NHM PMS portal so that they are eligible

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India’s Omicron tally crosses 3,000, Maharashtra nearing 1,00-mark

India’s Omicron tally crosses 3,000, Maharashtra nearing 1,00-mark

🕔16:02, 7.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) India registered 377 new cases of highly transmissible Covid variant Omicron in the past 24 hours, pushing the national tally to 3007, Union health ministry said on Friday morning. Of the total, 1,199 people have recovered

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