Government failed to check oxygen, remdesivir black-marketing; gave wrong Covid death figures: Opposition

Congress member Ranjeet Ranjan said several people succumbed to the Black Fungus infection caused due to the use of water in oxygen cylinders which was not fit for humans.

published on : 23rd July 2022

Parliamentary panel for framing price control regime for COVID medicines, medical devices

The committee said it was informed that at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic in February 2020, India was dependent on high-end imported ventilators and to meet the needs.

published on : 22nd March 2022

Remdesivir to be used in patients with moderate to severe COVID: Health ministry

It also warned against use of the drug in patients who are not on oxygen support or in home settings.

published on : 24th December 2021

Allocation of remdesivir for states increased significantly: Sadananda Gowda

The chemicals and fertilizers minister also said that medical oxygen allotment for Karnataka has also been increased.

published on : 2nd May 2021

NSA to be invoked for illegal Remdesivir trade in Madhya Pradesh

On Saturday, a large quantity of Remdesivir injections was reported stolen from the stock of the state-run Hamidia Hospital in Bhopal.

published on : 19th April 2021

COVID-19: Amid reports of shortage, remdesivir production to be up to 78 lakh vials per month

Last week, the government had put ban on export of Remdesivir for the time being to meet domestic needs.

published on : 15th April 2021

Andhra Pradesh running out of Remdesivir?

Manufacturers scaled down production due to losses after first Covid wave, say sources 

published on : 11th April 2021