covid surge

After steady decline, Covid cases rise again in Odisha

Days after showing a dropping trend, Covid-19 cases shot up in the State on Thursday with 482 people testing positive against 280 on Wednesday.

published on : 19th August 2022

Analysis of 381 samples show Omicron domination in Bengaluru

The INSACOG (Indian SARS Cov2 Genomics Consortium) has confirmed that omicron and its sub-lineages BA2, BA1.1.529 and BA5 continue to dominate.

published on : 15th August 2022

Omicron sub-variant BA.2.38 behind Odisha's Khurda covid surge

The latest mutation has displaced the immunodominant antigen of BA.2 against which people have developed protection.

published on : 17th July 2022

Telangana: Reinfections propel recent Covid-19 surge  

The sero-survey conducted in January-February this year shows that approximately 92.9 per cent of the population in the State has developed Covid-19 antibodies.

published on : 26th June 2022

50 per cent Delhi-NCR residents with Covid-like symptoms in last 30 days took no tests: NGO 

Coronavirus cases are again rising across most of the country, and NCR cities are also experiencing yet another surge.

published on : 20th June 2022

Bring 'test, track and treat' strategy to stop COVID spike in Odisha: Experts

Though, Odisha is not yet seeing a concerning spike, the daily numbers are slowly rising and on Wednesday, the State reported 22 new cases.

published on : 16th June 2022

Covid: India records 8,329 new cases in a single day spike, 10 fatalities 

The daily positivity rate was recorded at 2.41 per cent and the weekly positivity rate at 1.75 per cent, according to the health ministry.

published on : 11th June 2022

Covid cases rise; can’t call it new wave, say experts

India has shown a 100 per cent increase in new Covid infections so far this month, with the test positivity rate (TPR) a vital marker in assessing the spread of an outbreak touching 2.26 on June 9.

published on : 11th June 2022

China fears Covid wind blows in from North Korea 

Chinese officials have urged the residents along the Yalu River separating the two countries to shut their windows.

published on : 10th June 2022

Asian Games postponed amid COVID surge: Chinese media

The Games were scheduled to take place from September 10-25 in the capital of Zhejiang province, about 175 kilometres southwest of Shanghai.

published on : 6th May 2022

Delhi government increases number of of beds for COVID patients to battle surge in cases

LNJP Hospita, which was the first hospital dedicated for COVID-19 patients, has 2,000 beds and is the mainstay of the government's fight against the pandemic.

published on : 3rd May 2022

Call on India's participation in Asiad will be taken after receiving feedback from host nation: Thakur

Rumours are doing rounds that the Hangzhou Asian Games, scheduled to held from September 10 to 25, will be postponed due to the pandemic.

published on : 30th April 2022

More Beijing classes go online in tightening of virus rules

China moved most students in the sprawling Chaoyang district to online learning, with exceptions for middle and high school students who are preparing to take crucial exams.

published on : 28th April 2022

India records 2,927 fresh Covid cases, 32 deaths in a day

While active cases increased by 643 in a day and comprised 0.04 per cent of the total infections, the national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 98.75 per cent.

published on : 27th April 2022

India's cumulative COVID-19 vaccination coverage exceeds 187.95 crore

The people of the age group 15-18 years have been provided with 5,82,03,865 1st dose and 4,15,67,113 2nd dose of the Coronavirus vaccine.

published on : 26th April 2022

Single-day rise of 2,483 new COVID-19 infections, active cases dip to 15,636

A reduction of 886 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hours.

published on : 26th April 2022

Govt warns mask rule enforcement

Schools instructed to ensure testing of students if they develop flu-like symptoms

published on : 23rd April 2022

Don’t delay booster dose, experts urge people as cases rise in country

The risk perception could be responsible for such a low demand as the transmission is at an all time low.

published on : 22nd April 2022

Odisha steps up vigil for new Covid-19 surge

State reports eight new cases and one death in last 24 hours; surveillance on ILI and SARI will continue as before  

published on : 21st April 2022

CM Yogi directs officials to focus on children's health as COVID-19 cases surge in UP

The chief minister stressed on wearing face masks and vaccinating the remaining population in the National Capital Region districts.

published on : 20th April 2022
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