Tag: Coronavirus in India

Coronavirus in India Live News: Serum Institute of India reduces price of Covishield from Rs 400 to Rs 300 per dose for states, says Adar Poonawalla

Even though some states/UTs have been complaining about vaccine shortage ahead of the beginning of the next vaccination from May 1, the Union governments on Tuesday said more than 1 crore doses of vaccines are available with the state/UTs governments and the government will distribute another 86 lakh doses of vaccines in the next three […]

Maharashtra records 67,013 new Covid-19 cases; Mumbai continues downward trend and adds 7,367 cases to its tally

Maharashtra on Thursday registered 67,013 new cases of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) taking the caseload to over 4.09 million, according to the state health department’s bulletin. As many as 568 people succumbed to the disease on Thursday. This is the second consecutive day the daily death figures were at 568. Maharashtra’s total cases now include […]

At review meet, PM Modi gives suggestions to boost oxygen availability amid Covid-19 spike | Hindustan Times

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday chaired a high-level meeting to review the oxygen supply across India and discussed the ways to boost its availability, according to an official statement. The meeting, which was attended by principal secretary to the Prime Minister PK Mishra, health secretary Rajesh Bhushan, home secretary Ajay Bhalla and officials of […]

At review meet, PM Modi gives suggestions to boost oxygen availability amid Covid-19 spike | Hindustan Times

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday chaired a high-level meeting to review the oxygen supply across India and discussed the ways to boost its availability, according to an official statement. The meeting, which was attended by principal secretary to the Prime Minister PK Mishra, health secretary Rajesh Bhushan, home secretary Ajay Bhalla and officials of […]

Gravitas: Made-In-India vaccine "neutralises" deadly mutations – WION

Gravitas: Made-In-India vaccine “neutralises” deadly mutations  WION Can you get Covid infection after vaccination? Bharat Biotech chairman explains  Hindustan Times Covaxin shows 78% overall interim efficacy, 100% efficacy against severe Covid: Bharat Biotech & ICMR  Times of India ICMR Study: Covaxin neutralises double mutant | Coronavirus Vaccine | Latest English News | WION  WION How many people tested positive […]

Coronavirus | Very few post-vaccine infections, says ICMR

ICMR says such ‘breakthrough’ cases do not undermine the efficacy of shots. Officials said that a “small” fraction of those vaccinated with either Covaxin or Covishield have tested positive. However, these instances of “breakthrough” infections do not undermine the efficacy of the vaccines. “These vaccines definitely, definitely protect against disease. However, the immune response begins […]

Rahul Gandhi Tests Positive For COVID-19

Rahul Gandhi tweeted that he had mild Covid symptoms (File) New Delhi: Rahul Gandhi has tested positive for Covid.  The Congress leader tweeted that he had mild symptoms. “After experiencing mild symptoms, I’ve just tested positive for COVID. All those who’ve been in contact with me recently, please follow all safety protocols and stay safe,” […]