Union health minister

Vardhan's comments unfortunate, aim should be to fight the pandemic unitedly: Rahul Gandhi

Vardhan had recently said the state was "paying the price for gross negligence" during Onam when unlocking of services along with an increase in travel for trade and tourism led to the spurt in cases

published on : 20th October 2020

Re-purposed hydroxychloroquine being used for mild, moderate COVID-19 cases: Health minister

He also said there is a plan to conduct trial of ayurvedic medicines such as aswagandha, guduchi, pippali etc to prevent people from getting infected from COVID-19.

published on : 15th September 2020

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan launches video game to spread awareness about COVID-19

'Till we get a vaccine for fighting COVID-19, the COVID-appropriate behaviours will serve as a potent social vaccine and keep us protected and safe,' the minister stated.

published on : 20th August 2020

Diet, nutrition play key role in preventing deaths due to diseases including COVID: Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan

Addressing officials of 197 cities and districts, the Union Health Minister highlighted the pressing need for the campaign.

published on : 19th August 2020

Child marriage, teenage pregnancy causes for concern: Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan

With 253 million adolescents, India comprises a high proportion of individuals in a transient phase of life that requires nutrition, education, counselling and guidance to ensure their proper developm

published on : 15th December 2019

Union Health minister J P Nadda urged to probe leak of NEET candidates' details

According to the RDA, privacy of the details of candidates as given in the NEET application forms has been compromised and passed on to private medical institutions.

published on : 31st January 2018