In its latest update on Saturday morning, the University's Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed that the current global caseload, death toll and the total number of vaccine doses administered stood at 185,972,770, 4,017,196 and 3,387,882,504, respectively.
The Odisha government is planning and taking all possible measures to ensure smooth vaccination of pregnant women in the State
10,98,62,585 persons in the age group of 18-44 years across 37 states/UTs have received their first dose, while 35,08,932 persons have received their second dose since the start of the Phase-3 of the vaccination drive.
As per the data released by Union Health Ministry, Odisha will receive 40,67,870 doses in July. The State was allocated nearly 37 lakh doses in June
Data shows the second wave surge in Odisha was preventable. Because when the virus was on a growth spree, the State administration failed to enforce the Covid-19 appropriate behaviour. Virus transmission peaked in mid-March to April first week. But restrictions were brought in from mid-April
NITI Aayog member (Health) Dr V K Paul said, "Moderna vaccine is under emergency use authorisation. The government is working actively with the manufacturers to see how to make this vaccine available in the country.
Under-18s are not routinely offered Covid vaccines, even if they have other underlying health conditions that put them at risk.
The government has already clarified that Covid-19 vaccines are safe for pregnant women and the special inoculation drive will be carried out as per the guidelines issued.
MSN labs will be launching the 2 DG as a twice a day product in sachet form under the brand name MSN 2D in strength of 2.34 g.
India has 4,58,727 active cases presently and has witnessed a total of 4,05,939 deaths so far.
The Covid positive tally in Odisha also rose to 9,35,136 after as many as 2,806 people tested positive for the virus on Friday
The US continues to be the worst-hit country with the world's highest number of cases and deaths at 33,790,136 and 606,468, respectively, according to the CSSE.
In August, Pfizer plans to ask the Food and Drug Administration for emergency authorization of a third dose.
While the SBI report empirically observed that most low-income states have low Covid-19 deaths, the AIIMS-Patna study and international experts link it to higher immunity among populations in lower strata and low life expectancy
2-DG was developed by the Defence Research and Development Establishment (DRDE), Gwalior. The clinical trials were conducted by the Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences (INMAS).
Covid-19 vaccines are safe for pregnant women and as per the guidelines issued by the Union Health Ministry their vaccination will start in Odisha soon
Children below 18 years are likely to be affected more during the possible third wave as predicted by public health experts and the State Government is fully ready to tackle the situation
A total of 44,291 people have been discharged in the last 24 hours, taking the total discharge to 2,98,43,825 till date,said the Union Health Ministry.
Argentina registered 457 more deaths from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, raising the total death toll from the pandemic to 97,439, the Health Ministry said on Wednesday.
Covid positive tally in Odisha rose to 9,32,330 after as many as 2,542 people tested positive for the virus on Thursday
It is a point of concern that presently, 3 districts of Odisha are reporting weekly positivity of more than 10%
A fraction of the beneficiaries have been found infected with Covid 19 after vaccination. Their number stands at only 0.13 per cent of the total vaccinated population, said the Director, Health Services, Dr Bijay Moahapatra.
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India has 4,59,920 active cases presently and has witnessed a total of 4,04,211 deaths so far.
Odisha reported the highest single-day toll of 59 deaths due to the virus infection on Wednesday