RT-PCR

Covid positivity nears one per cent at Delhi airport

According to the data, 56 passengers tested positive during the random tests out of over 6,000 passengers between December 24 and January 5.

published on : 7th January 2023

No leave for health personnel in four districts for hockey World Cup

The CDMOs have been directed to mobilise manpower from within the districts and alert the director of health services for additional manpower.

published on : 6th January 2023

Airlines warned as two Singapore flyers reach Tiruchy with invalid RT-PCR reports

The Tiruchy International Airport on Monday issued stern warning to airlines operating in the Singapore route to ensure passengers flying to Tiruchy carry a  valid RT-PCR negative certificate.

published on : 3rd January 2023

RT-PCR mandatory for passengers coming from covid hotspots: Tamil Nadu Health Minister

Health Minister Ma Subramanian on Sunday said that RT-PCR tests will be performed on all passengers flying in from covid hotspot countries like China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Japan.

published on : 26th December 2022

New Covid guidelines: Ensure oxygen supply, RT-PCR mandatory for passengers from China

The Centre advised the states and union territories to ensure the availability of Liquid Medical Oxygen, cylinders and other equipment like ventilators at hospitals.

published on : 24th December 2022

41 school students test Covid positive in Rayagada

On Thursday, a health team rushed to the school and collected samples of many students, of which 29 girls were found to be Covid positive.

published on : 6th August 2022

Centre asks states, UTs to screen two per cent passengers from each incoming flight through RT-PCR

Health facilities should ensure monitoring of Severe Acute Respiratory Illness (SARI) cases in all district hospitals and selected tertiary hospitals and undertake their RT-PCR test for Covid.

published on : 30th June 2022

Rate of RT-PCR test: Single bench dissents from another judge’s finding

The High Court judge opined, “There is sufficient source of power to the state government to regulate the prices of RT-PCR tests.

published on : 11th March 2022

IPL 2022: Teams to reach Mumbai by March 8; 3-5 days quarantine before entering bubble

Earlier today, the Maharashtra government held a meeting with BCCI's Acting CEO Hemang Amin in which key members of the Mumbai Cricket Association were also present.

published on : 2nd March 2022

Health ministry relaxes travel norms for evacuees

The Centre on Monday revised its international travel advisory exempting Indian evacuees from pre-boarding RT-PCR test and uploading Covid vaccination certificates on the Air Suvidha portal. 

published on : 1st March 2022

Test everyone with Covid symptoms, increase RAT booths: States told amid rising Omicron cases

The Centre said that multiple RAT booths must be set up in identified geographies and operationalised on a 24X7 basis to offer widespread testing and easier access to people.

published on : 31st December 2021

Negative Covid test report must for people visiting Rajasthan from Kerala, Maharashtra

The decision for the people visiting Rajasthan from the two states to have negative corona RT-PCR test reports was taken in a review meeting chaired by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot.

published on : 25th February 2021