Covid Testing

Amid covid surge, Seven states asked to ramp up testing

During the past month, Kerala reported 2,347 cases a day on an average while Maharashtra had 2,135 cases, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan said in his letter to these states.

published on : 7th August 2022

Chennai corporation to increase contact tracing as Covid cases increase

The Greater Chennai Corporation has also commenced an awareness drive among the 60 plus categories of people for taking the third dose of vaccine.

published on : 26th June 2022

Active COVID-19 cases in country rise to 92,576

The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 4,27,72,398 while the case fatality rate was recorded at 1.21 per cent.

published on : 26th June 2022

Odisha: Door-to-door Covid surveillance from today

Amid surge in new Covid cases, the State government will launch its door-to-door surveillance from Tuesday in effort to contain transmission of the virus.

published on : 21st June 2022

Negative Covid report or vaccination certificate not compulsory for Char Dham yatra: Uttarakhand govt 

However, it will be compulsory for them to register on the tourism department's portal before setting out on the pilgrimage, Chief Secretary S S Sandhu said.

published on : 30th April 2022

Delhi reports 1,094 fresh cases of COVID-19, positivity rate rises to 4.82 per cent

With the national capital witnessing a spurt in COVID-19 cases in the past few days, the number of active cases of the disease in the city has now increased to 3,705 from 601 on April 11.

published on : 23rd April 2022

New Covid infections come down below 100, only 5 cases in Northern Andhra

According to the media bulletin released by the State Command Control Room, East Godavari reported the highest of 22 new infections followed by 16 in Guntur.

published on : 1st March 2022