COVID medicines

Telangana stocks up on Covid meds, equipment ahead of third wave

As the upcoming wave may mostly affect children, the State has built nearly 18,480 Covid beds for them, of which about 11,000 are in the government sector 

published on : 7th August 2021

FinMin PTR reiterates zero tax demand on Covid medicines

He also urged the Council to approach the issue of deciding tax ratio for items relating to Covid treatment with compassion.

published on : 13th June 2021

No physical distribution of concoction 

Herbal medicine will be couriered to people after online booking: Officials

published on : 2nd June 2021

Delhi HC raps Drug Controller Dept over probe into COVID-19 medicines procured by Gautam Gambhir

The Court also said that such kinds of malpractices should not happen in the future and "wrong is wrong" and this should not be permitted.

published on : 31st May 2021

Remove GST on life-saving medicines, equipment used in COVID fight: Priyanka Gandhi to government

Her appeal to the government came ahead of the GST Council meeting, which decides on taxes on goods and services, later on Friday.

published on : 28th May 2021

Seven non-BJP-ruled states urge Centre to remove tax on COVID medicine, clear GST dues

Rajasthan minister Shanti Dhariwal had a virtual meeting with the finance ministers of West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Jharkhand, Punjab, Chhattisgarh, Kerala and Rajasthan.

published on : 28th May 2021

Tamil Nadu to produce Covid vaccines, set up oxygen plants: CM Stalin

For this purpose, expression of interest has been invited from Indian and foreign companies.

published on : 18th May 2021

RSS affiliate launches digital signature campaign for universal access to COVID vaccines, medicine

The campaign appeals to the government to use its sovereign rights to grant a compulsory licence to more pharmaceutical companies for the production of COVID vaccines and medicines.

published on : 17th May 2021

DRDO's anti-COVID drug reducing oxygen dependence approved for emergency use

Clinical trial results have shown that this molecule helps in faster recovery of hospitalized patients and reduces supplemental oxygen dependence.

published on : 8th May 2021