Maharashtra Health Minister

COVID-19 restrictions extended by 15 days, new guidelines on June 1: Maharashtra Minister Rajesh Tope

Maharashtra Cabinet had taken the decision to extend the curbs on people's movement and businesses -- in force since mid-April -- in a meeting on Thursday.

published on : 28th May 2021

Inadequate info provided by vaccine marketing firms: Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope

Rajesh Tope reiterated his demand for the Union government's intervention to buy vaccines from the international market.

published on : 27th May 2021

Black fungus classified as notified disease in Maharashtra; state to get 60,000 vials of Amphotericin-B from June 1

"Under Mahatma Jyotiba Phule Jan Arogya Yojana, patients of black fungus will receive free treatment at state-run hospitals," the Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope said.

published on : 25th May 2021

Maharashtra lockdown to be extended by 15 days beyond April 30: Health minister Rajesh Tope

The government had also clamped other restrictions like the closure of private offices, theatres and salons to curb the unprecedented surge in the cases.

published on : 28th April 2021

Virar fire tragedy no national news, says Tope; later clarifies

Tope appealed that his comments about the Virar tragedy should not be distorted and taken out of context.

published on : 23rd April 2021