National Centre for Disease Control

Contact tracing in Delhi should be rationalized as workplaces emerge COVID-19 hotspots: Panel

The number of contacts traced per positive cases on an average remained only up to seven to 10 per contact, said a report on the revised strategy for COVID-19 control in Delhi.

published on : 9th October 2020

Not target-driven, COVID-19 testing should be guided by number of positive cases: Expert group

The National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has submitted its report prepared under the guidance of expert group chairman and NITI Aayog member Dr V K Paul.

published on : 9th October 2020

Central teams to assist Punjab, Chandigarh in COVID-19 management

The two-member teams will comprise a community medicine expert from PGIMER, Chandigarh and an epidemiologist from the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).

published on : 6th September 2020

Revised eight-point COVID-19 response plan issued in Delhi

The plan includes complete house-to-house screening to be conducted in containment zones by June 30 and for the rest of city by July 6.

published on : 25th June 2020

ICMR, NCDC to start serosurvey to monitor COVID-19 prevalence at district level

The Indian Council of Medical Research and the National Centre for Disease Control will collaborate with key stakeholders for the survey at 10 health facilities (6 public and 4 private).

published on : 12th May 2020