Karnataka health department

Karnataka Health Department to implement Mission Indradhanush 4.0 in 11 districts

Indradhanush 4.0 aims to conduct routine immunisation of children aged between 0 and 2, and pregnant women.

published on : 7th March 2022

Karnataka health department told to watch districts with high Test Positivity Rate for COVID-19

The state war room data shows that Kalaburagi, Chikkamagaluru, Udupi , Ballari, Bengaluru Rural and Davanagere are under the department's radar.

published on : 19th January 2022

Officials in Bengaluru aim to vaccinate eligible teens against COVID-19 by Sunday

BBMP Special Commissioner (Health) Dr KV Thrilok Chandra said that 50 per cent of the eleigible teens have received one dose of vaccine.

published on : 19th January 2022

COVID: Genome panel to recheck Delta variant-affected South African travellers' report in Bengaluru

Meanwhile, passengers who came into Karnataka from vulnerable countries in the past 15 days (November 12 to 27) will also be subjected to repeat RT-PCR testing.

published on : 29th November 2021

Health workers persuade tribals in Karnataka's Chennayanakote to get vaccinated against COVID

A video shot at the Chennangi Haadi shows how a ASHA worker is urging a tribal woman to get inoculated and explaining to her that no one will give injections to kill someone.

published on : 11th October 2021