Covid 19 third Wave

Covid third wave unlikely if vaccination drive continues with same intensity, say health experts

Dr Vidya Sagar also said vaccinations "can certainly prevent third wave, subject to correction and subject to how Kerala will handle their current wave".

published on : 16th September 2021

Majority of citizens feel confident of India's preparedness for third Covid wave: Survey

The survey also asked respondents on how they foresee economic recovery from the impact of COVID in the next one year.

published on : 12th August 2021

COVID-19 may become a mostly childhood disease in few years: Study

If immunity to reinfection by SARS-CoV-2 wanes among adults, disease burden could remain high in that group, although previous exposure to the virus would lessen the severity of the disease.

published on : 12th August 2021

Preparing for worst-case scenario; lockdown if positivity rate reaches 5% again: Delhi Health Min

Addressing a virtual session hosted by Assocham India, the minister also said that the government was preparing to combat the pandemic's next wave, assuming a "worst-case scenario".

published on : 5th August 2021

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.

published on : 24th July 2021

'Be watchful, next three months important': Niti Aayog's VK Paul tells Delhi government

VK Paul also suggested that the Delhi government consult the Centre before imposing any travel restrictions in the capital.

published on : 23rd July 2021

Expansion of vaccination, use of proper masks: Experts recommend ways to tackle third wave of Covid

The team, led by a Nagpur-based think-tank, comprises experts from the IIT, the IIM, the IISER among other institutions.

published on : 21st July 2021

How to prevent a third wave of Covid-19

Drug control authorities around the world chose to dismiss or stay indifferent to the sustained efficacy of Ivermectin despite studies showing its effectiveness

published on : 30th June 2021

Parliamentary committee takes stock of preparedness for possible Covid third wave

The committee headed by Congress MP Anand Sharma heard views of senior officials from the health, home and labour ministries on the socio-economic impact of Covid-19.

published on : 29th June 2021

AIIMS, Rishikesh gears up for third wave of Covid-19 with children in mind

The focus is on increasing the number of beds, equipment and trained manpower especially for children, AIIMS Director Ravi Kant said said.

published on : 24th June 2021

DU steps up efforts to tackle Covid-19 third wave; to set up oxygen plant, care facilities

DU has a total of 120 establishments in the university, including colleges, hostels and two campuses (residential and departments).

published on : 23rd June 2021

Covid-19 third wave peak expected around September-October: IIT Kanpur study

As per the assement from IIT Kanpur team,the second wave has waned significantly almost in every state except in some Northeast states (Mizoram, Manipur, Sikkim etc.).

published on : 21st June 2021

Chances of third Covid wave quite real, Delhi government preparing on war-footing: CM Kejriwal

'The new oxygen plants at nine hospitals across Delhi being added today to strengthen our preparations to fight Covid,' Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said.

published on : 12th June 2021

Herd immunity: Will it save Delhi from next Covid-19 wave?

The high prevalence of antibodies in the survey was not surprising since the city had witnessed as many as 8,500 daily cases in November 2020.

published on : 12th June 2021

Telangana cabinet meet on June 8, readiness for COVID-19 third wave to be discussed

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.

published on : 6th June 2021
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