Third Covid wave may occur either due to mutations in virus or pool of susceptible population: Centre
Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said vaccination protects from severe manifestation of the disease and improves herd immunity, and is accordingly likely to mitigate the impact COVID-19.
The team, led by a Nagpur-based think-tank, comprises experts from the IIT, the IIM, the IISER among other institutions.
Drug control authorities around the world chose to dismiss or stay indifferent to the sustained efficacy of Ivermectin despite studies showing its effectiveness
As the second wave is on a downward trend, the cabinet is likely to discuss the preventive measures to be taken by the medical and health department.
Paediatrician Dr Suhas Prabhu will be the chief of the 13-member task force, while Tatyarao Lahane, the director of the Directorate of Medical Education and Research, will be its member secretary.