Covid19

India Logs 10,649 New Covid Cases, 36 Deaths In 24 Hours

August 24, 2022

New Delhi:  India recorded 10,649 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of Covid cases to 4,43,68,195. According to the Union Health Ministry, the country also reported 36 deaths in the last 24 hours due to Covid, bringing the total number of Covid-related fatalities to 5,27,452. The active cases comprise […]

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India reports 3,207 new Covid cases, 29 deaths, and a 0.95 percent positive rate

May 9, 2022

According to Union Health Ministry data published on Monday, India recorded 3,207 new coronavirus infections, bringing the overall number of COVID-19 cases to 4,31,05,401, while active cases fell to 20,403. The death toll has risen to 5,24,093 with 29 more fatalities, according to figures updated at 8 a.m. According to the government, active cases account […]

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Delhi Covid Situation Under Control Less Than 5 000 Cases Today

Delhi Covid Situation Under Control, Less Than 5,000 Cases Today

January 27, 2022

The coronavirus situation in Delhi is under control and the city is expected to report less than 5,000 cases of the infection today, said city health minister Satyendar Jain. Speaking to news agency ANI, he also said the positivity rate in the national capital will also decline from the current 10 per cent. “The Covid situation is […]

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Delhi airport sees record number of passengers after second Covid-19 wave

Delhi airport sees record number of passengers after second Covid-19 wave

October 8, 2021

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Delhi airport hit a new milestone on October 3, when it handled over 125,000 passengers (domestic and international) arriving or taking off. This number is the highest after the country was pummelled by the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic in April. The country’s largest airport handled 107,300 domestic passengers on that […]

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COVID-19 | Centre to start at-home vaccination for beneficiaries with special needs

COVID-19 | Centre to start at-home vaccination for beneficiaries with special needs

September 24, 2021

By Administrator_India Capital Sands The Government of India is planning to start at-home vaccination against COVID-19 for beneficiaries with special needs, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan said on September 23. The door-to-door vaccination facility will be extended to people with disabilities and/ or special needs that may hamper their accessibility to even near-to-home COVID-19 vaccination […]

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Delhi News Live: Capital likely to record 10,000 cases today, third wave has set in, says Satyendar Jain

Covid update: At 92,596, new cases go up slightly; positivity rate below 5%

June 9, 2021

By Administrator_India Capital Sands As many as 92,596 people tested positive for Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, the Union health ministry said on Wednesday. This marks a slight uptick in the new reported cases after falling to a 63-day low of 86,498 on Tuesday. The positivity rate now stands at 4.67%. India has recorded a positivity […]

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Delhi News Live: Capital likely to record 10,000 cases today, third wave has set in, says Satyendar Jain

India’s daily Covid-19 cases fall to 120,529, active cases dip to over 1.5 million

June 5, 2021

By Administrator_India Capital Sands India’s daily caseload of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) witnessed a further dip, as 120,529 cases were recorded in the last 24 hours, the Union ministry of health and family welfare (MoHFW) data, updated at 8am on Saturday, showed. With this, the national infection tally has risen to 28,694,879, the data showed […]

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Bharat Biotech submits additional data sought by WHO, decision on EUL likely on November 3

Pfizer, Moderna vaccines effective against COVID-19 variants found in India, says study

May 18, 2021

By Administrator_India Capital Sands New Delhi: The Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines appear to protect against COVID variants B.1.617 and B.1.618 first identified in India, researchers have reported in a new pre-print paper, which has not yet been peer-reviewed, CNN reported. Based on lab experiments involving cell cultures, the B.1.617 and B.1.618 variants seem to […]

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Delhi News Live: Over 31 498 active Covid-19 cases in city positivity rate at 15.34%

Vaccine inequity deepens in young: 85% of those jabbed are in just seven states

May 13, 2021

By Administrator_India Capital Sands In what underlines the absence of a transparent formula for allocation and raises critical questions of vaccine equity, seven states account for almost a staggering 85% of all vaccine doses administered to those in the 18-44 group since that opened on May 1. Records analysed by The Indian Express show that the pattern […]

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Indian variant of coronavirus detected in Kenya: Health Ministry

Indian variant of coronavirus detected in Kenya: Health Ministry

May 6, 2021

By Administrator_India Capital Sands The World Health Organization (WHO) has said the B.1.617 variant of Covid-19, which was first found in India, has now been reported in more than a dozen countries A case of the Indian variant of the coronavirus has been detected in Kenya, the country’s health ministry said Wednesday, a few days […]

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