Coronavirus Pandemic in India

India's cumulative Covid vaccination coverage crosses 24-crore mark: Centre

As more people are getting recovered from COVID-19 infection, the ministry informed that India's daily recoveries continue to outnumber the daily new cases for the 28th consecutive day.

published on : 10th June 2021

Telangana reports 4,298 fresh cases, 32 deaths in last 24 hours

GHMC, with 601 cases, reported the highest cases, followed by Medchal with 328, Rangareddy with 267  and Khammam (203). 

published on : 16th May 2021

Recoveries outnumber daily Covid-19 cases, over two crore cured so far, says Centre

The cumulative tests conducted in the country for detection of COVID-19 stands over 31 crore, and the cumulative positivity rate has also marginally increased to 7.72 per cent.

published on : 14th May 2021

UPSC postpones June 27 civil services preliminary exam; to be held on October 10

An official statement read, 'Union Public Service Commission has deferred the civil services (preliminary) examination, 2021, which was scheduled to be held on 27th June, 2021.'

published on : 13th May 2021

BJP MP Varun Gandhi donates 100 oxygen cylinders to Pilibhit administration

Varun Gandhi also claimed that he is willing to pledge his property to help the people suffering due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

published on : 11th May 2021

Maharashtra to divert 3 lakh Covaxin doses for 45-plus age group

State Health Minister Rajesh Tope also said more than five lakh people above 45 years are awaiting the second dose for the want of the vaccine.

published on : 11th May 2021

Sachin Pilot donates one-month salary to Rajasthan CM relief fund to combat COVID-19

Rajasthan recorded 160 fatalities and 16,487 new COVID-19 cases on May 10, taking the death toll to 5,825 and infection tally to 7,73,194, according to an official report.

published on : 11th May 2021

7-day total lockdown in Nagaland from May 14 to curb rise in Covid-19 cases

The decision was taken during the High Powered Committee meeting held under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio on May 11.

published on : 11th May 2021

India will examine claim of single-dose version of Sputnik V vaccine: NITI Aayog member

Single-dose vaccines can increase the speed of vaccination, but the merit and the processing of their request, as and when it comes, will be based on scientific data and information,” VK Paul noted.

published on : 7th May 2021

Bengal logs highest one-day spike of 19,216 COVID-19 cases, 112 more fatalities

The toll breached the 12000-mark, as 112 more people succumbed to the infection, taking the total number of fatalities to 12,076, the department said in its bulletin.

published on : 7th May 2021

Karnataka imposes 14-day complete lockdown from May 10 to 24 to curb surge in Covid cases

State Health Minister Dr K Sudhakar announced a 14-day lockdown in the state starting from May 10 to 24.

published on : 7th May 2021

Covid-19 positivity rate declining in Madhya Pradesh: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

The Chief Minister, who chaired a meeting to review the outbreak situation in the state, said the number of people recovering from the infection was higher than those getting infected.

published on : 3rd May 2021

For first time in 30 days, daily Covid-19 cases fall below 50,000 in Maharashtra

With 567 more patients succumbing to the viral infection, the overall toll mounted to 70,851, the Maharashtra health department said.

published on : 3rd May 2021

Government teacher served notice after 27 people test positive for COVID-19 in Rajasthan

The Panchayat Elementary Education Officer is the head of the core committee to deal with the COVID-19 situation.

published on : 30th April 2021

Congress demands one nation, one price for COVID-19 vaccines

Another Congress leader P Chidambaram said that as anticipated, the price of Covishield vaccine has been fixed at Rs 400 for government hospitals and Rs 600 for private hospitals.

published on : 21st April 2021
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