According to the government, the survey will take around two weeks to complete, with one week given for sample collection and another week for the results to come out.
Congress MLA Shailesh Pandey called the police action "unfortunate" while adding that Pankaj Singh was implicated for his closeness to Deo.
Brazil's Health Minister Marcelo Queiroga also had a meeting with investors and was also present at the bilateral meeting between Bolsonaro and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
The government has been monitoring the situation by setting up 13 check-posts in Coimbatore district which is close to Kerala on the directives of CM M K Stalin, the minister told reporters.
Till now, the state government had to send the samples of Delta plus variants to the inStem, health minister Ma Subramanian said after his visit to the special vaccination camp in Tirunelveli.
The G20 Health Ministers' Meeting in Italy this week is focused on building on strong cooperation and collaboration to end the COVID-19 pandemic and support recovery around the world.
Health Minister Naba Kishore Das, however, said the medical college and hospital in Sundargarh will be made operational from this year.
Due to spike in Covid-19 cases, health department officials were already conducting fever surveillance in Tamil Nadu-Kerala border.
Arrangements have been made to set up a special Nipah ward at Kozhikode Medical College Hospital (KMCH).
“If a slum dweller is in possession of land less than 30 sq mt, land shall be settled as the extent of occupation,” Housing and Urban Development Minister Pratap Jena said.
According to the CoWIN portal, 1,00,64,032 jabs were administered on Friday.
The Stop TB Partnership is a United Nations-hosted partnership program that aims to fight against tuberculosis collectively.
Several experts over the past few weeks warned of a third wave looming, expressing concerns that it may affect the children specifically.
Pavithra Wanniarachchi has been sworn in as the Transport Minister while Keheliya Rambukwella is the new Health Minister.
The explosion comes as Lebanon faces a severe fuel shortage that has been blamed on smuggling, hoarding and the cash-strapped government's inability to secure deliveries of imported fuel.