Rajesh Bhushan

Kerala logs 68 per cent of total COVID-19 cases reported in India: Union Health Ministry

ICMR DG Dr Balram Bhargava raised concerns about the upcoming festive season that might create a conducive environment for virus spread.

published on : 16th September 2021

Over half of India's adult population received at least 1 dose of Covid vaccine: Government

In Sikkim, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, and Himachal Pradesh all the adult population have got at least one dose of vaccine, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan said.

published on : 2nd September 2021

COVID-19: Centre advises states to curb mass gatherings in view of upcoming festivals

Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan expressed concerns over upcoming festivals like Muharram, Onam, Ganesh Chaturthi, Janmashtami and Durga Puja, where large public gatherings are expected.

published on : 5th August 2021

COVID-19: Centre stresses on graded lifting of curbs, continued focus on containment

Higher bed occupancy is an indicator that the district needs to undertake specific measures to upgrade the available beds while focusing on containment activities equally vigorously.

published on : 30th June 2021

Raise oxygen production, ensure streamlined delivery: SC-appointed task force in first meet

All members of the National Task Force commended the significant amount of work done by various ministries and departments of Government of India in augmenting the oxygen production capacities.

published on : 10th May 2021

In phase 3, beneficiaries can see Covid vaccine type, cost while fixing appointments at private hospitals

All vaccination slots at private CVCs will continue to be offered only for online appointments from CoWIN or Arogya Setu.

published on : 25th April 2021