To ease the burden of the health-and-economic crisis brought upon by the pandemic on their employees, several companies have come forward with initiatives for their workforce.
After facing difficulties and losing several members of its faculties and non-teaching staff to the Covid-19 second wave, Delhi University is preparing for the third.
We are witnessing climate change, rampant forest fires, the coming of new viruses, etc. We will witness worse pandemics if we don’t wake up.
'Delta plus' has been declared a variant of concern by the Centre.
Bhopal district administration is offering mobile recharge coupons worth Rs 200 through lottery while an organisation in a village in Betul district is distributing umbrellas and sarees.
Shashi Sudhan Sharma said authorities are verifying the details to ascertain if the patient is a traveller or a local.
The order came two days after the state administration said that it is mandatory for all workers of government and private enterprises, who have taken both doses of the vaccine, to attend office.
Amid worry over Delta plus variant, Maharashtra sees 10,000 COVID cases; over six lakh vaccinated in a day
Maharashtra health minister Rajesh Tope on Wednesday expressed concern over statewide daily cases not remaining below 7,000-8,000 on a consistent basis.
An independent virologist said that in the wake of the new findings, the government should also reveal it's future strategy.
Notably, in most case the cause of death is posted as 'cardiopulmonary arrest' to which the bench raised questions.
Public Health England said K417N, which is being dubbed as Delta plus in some quarters, is an additional 'spike mutation of interest'.
While releasing the SOP, the Primary and Secondary Education Minister S Suresh Kumar said those in charge of the exam centres should abide by the SOP.
A genetic sequencing machine for the laboratory has been procured from Singapore after issuing a global tender for it, officials said on Wednesday.
Crime Branch sources said Medilloyd Medicament had procured Favimax-400 tablets from Max Relief Healthcare whose proprietor Sudeep Mukherjee was earlier arrested by the Mumbai police
The state Department of Health said it is 'investigating to determine the extent of household and community transmission.'