Coronavirus Second Wave

All above 45 years to be vaccinated at designated polling booths, says CM Arvind Kejriwal

There are 57 lakh people in Delhi in the 45 plus age group and of them, 27 lakh have been given the first dose of the vaccine while 30 lakh are yet to get the jab, Kejriwal said in an online briefing.

published on : 7th June 2021

'Oxygen man' of Bengaluru provides cylinders to families in need during Covid lockdown

However, the Karnataka government has recently passed an order saying no individual is allowed to refill cylinders, proving to be a problem for Yatish Babu's service.

published on : 21st May 2021

Covid-19 lockdown hits pace of key irrigation, infrastructure projects in Telangana

According to a contract agency, workers and labourers have not been present in full strength at most of the work sites.

published on : 21st May 2021

Gurudwara hosts Oxygen 'langar' for Covid-19 patients in Vijayawada

Under the langar, five-litre oxygen concentrators are provided to the needy of the city free of cost for a limited period on a returnable basis.

published on : 21st May 2021

Active Covid cases stay stable at 2.11 lakh as daily recoveries match new infections in Andhra

Even as the total number of infections jumped past 14.75 lakh, the active cases remained over 2.11 lakh.

published on : 19th May 2021

In Covid-19 era, thousands choose Ayurveda in Andhra Pradesh for recovery

Bonigi Anandaiah, who is offering the treatment and a camp organiser, said the rush of people to his camp was increasing by the day, and that 20,000 people had already been distributed the medicines.

published on : 19th May 2021

Top medical experts welcome move to remove plasma therapy from COVID-19 treatment protocol

With an exponential rise in COVID-19 cases across the country, there has been an unprecedented spur in the demand for plasma which many experts believe to have done more harm than good.

published on : 18th May 2021

Ambulance leaves corona patient's body on road in Andhra Pradesh

Jogeswara Rao, 48, a native of Badvel town tested positive for the virus and with his condition turning critical, his family members hired a private ambulance to shift him to Kadapa for treatment.

published on : 18th May 2021

Delhi airport to suspend operations at T2 terminal from midnight

From Monday midnight, all flights will be handled at the T3 terminal only as the number of flights have reduced significantly due to the second wave of the COVID-19, the airport authorities stated.

published on : 17th May 2021

Krishna district announces lucky dip for recovered Covid-19 patients

In a press release issued, the collector said Covid patients are being treated by expert doctors at seven Covid Care Centress in the district. 

published on : 16th May 2021

46 private hospitals in Andhra Pradesh booked for overcharging patients

The officials also said criminal cases were booked against 46 private hospitals for violating the government norms. 

published on : 16th May 2021

No drop in intensity as Covid-19 caseload increases by 22,000 in Andhra Pradesh

Active cases in the State increased to 2,07,467 with East Godavari leading the table with 28,723 active cases, followed by Chittoor with 22,916 active cases and Visakhapatnam with 20,431 cases.

published on : 16th May 2021

In home isolation? All-women group 'Naarisena' is here to help Covid-19 patients

The food, cooked in hygienic conditions and once packaged, is delivered at the patients’ residence by two youths.

published on : 16th May 2021

1,000 beds arranged at Covid Care Centres in 16 temples across Andhra Pradesh

Based on the space available in the temple buildings,  beds have been arranged to treat COVID-19 patients and doctors will monitor their activities round the clock.

published on : 16th May 2021

Out of Covaxin, Delhi government urges SII to 'come to rescue' and provide Covishield

Delhi is facing an unprecedented crisis and timely vaccination of all the eligible beneficiaries will help control the pandemic, Dr Rana said.

published on : 13th May 2021
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