third wave

Is VIMSAR ready to face the third wave? BJP raises questions

The testing capacity at the BSL lab at VIMSAR has been increased and now the reports are being given in 3 to 4 days.

published on : 27th July 2021

Oxygen cylinder bottling plant to be launched at Yelankha's Rail Wheel Factory

The total project cost is around Rs 75 lakh including compressor, pipelines, testing equipment and other items

published on : 26th July 2021

Making sense of the fourth national sero-survey

The findings of the fourth nationwide sero-survey provide useful insights on a possible next wave, opening of schools and targeted ramping up of vaccinations.

published on : 26th July 2021

Preparedness level of Indians to deal with COVID-19 at homes remain abysmally low

The research found that the people are largely uninformed about newer variants of Covid-19 virus and the associated symptoms with it.

published on : 25th July 2021

Third Covid wave may occur either due to mutations in virus or pool of susceptible population: Centre

Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said vaccination protects from severe manifestation of the disease and improves herd immunity, and is accordingly likely to mitigate the impact COVID-19.

published on : 24th July 2021

'Be watchful, next three months important': Niti Aayog's VK Paul tells Delhi government

VK Paul also suggested that the Delhi government consult the Centre before imposing any travel restrictions in the capital.

published on : 23rd July 2021

Nepal government issues third wave warning as COVID-19 cases continue to rise

Morang, Sunsari, Jhapa, Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, Lalitpur, Chitwan, Kaski, Rupandehi and Kailali are among the districts with more than 500 active cases of COVID-19 each.

published on : 22nd July 2021

Expansion of vaccination, use of proper masks: Experts recommend ways to tackle third wave of Covid

The team, led by a Nagpur-based think-tank, comprises experts from the IIT, the IIM, the IISER among other institutions.

published on : 21st July 2021

Focus on ramping up medical infrastructure to avert Covid third wave 

“The CM has directed officials to make all necessary preparations, including increasing oxygenated beds, training doctors and identifying paediatricians in all the districts.

published on : 19th July 2021

Both Covishield and Covaxin cut severity of Delta variant: Study

A study by AIG Hospitals and Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology in Hyderabad reported that the requirement of ventilatory support was low among vaccinated people who contracted Delta variant.

published on : 18th July 2021

Telangana public health director issues Covid third wave warning ahead of festivals

Dr G Srinivasa Rao stressed on the need for wearing masks properly, hand sanitation and physical distancing by potharajus, pujaris, rangam devatas, temple staff and anyone participating in festivals.

published on : 18th July 2021

'Next 100 days crucial': Centre hints at third wave, says Covid situation may get worse

The world moving towards the third wave of the pandemic should be seen as a red flag, as stressed by PM Narendra Modi, said VK Paul who heads the national task force on coronavirus.

published on : 16th July 2021

Odisha seeks early rollout of Covid vaccine for 12-18 age group

Patnaik was among the six Chief Ministers with whom the Prime Minister had an interaction over the Covid situation.

published on : 16th July 2021

Clinical trial for Covid vaccines for children on verge of completion: Centre to HC

The PIL filed on behalf of a minor sought directions for immediate vaccination of those in the 12-17 age group on the ground that there were fears a likely 3rd wave of COVID could affect them more.

published on : 16th July 2021

'Work from home, staggered opening': Doctors advise third COVID wave preparations in Delhi

As city hospitals increase infrastructure to combat the third wave, city doctors advise staggered opening of marketplaces and continuing with the work from home routine.

published on : 16th July 2021
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