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Odisha Covid-19 cases
Covid-19 Third Wave: 'Odisha May Witness Over 19000 Cases During Peak Period'

Mohapatra, in the letter, asked the district collectors to remain prepared till March 2022.

WHO
Covid Vax May Not Be Enough, Masks, Distancing Must Continue: WHO

People cannot feel safe just because they had the two doses. They still need to protect themselves

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Coronavirus Epidemic Hit East Asia 20,000 Years Ago

The outbreak left traces in the genetic makeup of people from East Asia, an area that is now China, Japan, Mongolia, North Korea, South Korea, and Taiwan.

Director of Directorate of Medical Education and Training (DMET) Dr CBK Mohanty
Covid-19 Third Wave May Not Hit Odisha, Ready To Tackle Any Situation: DMET Director

By June 7, as many as 63 genomes of 'Delta Plus' variant have been identified across the globe. Out of these, 6 cases were reported from India. If the numbers are compared, we are safe and therefore is no need to be scared.

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Covid 3.0: Looking At The Third Wave And Beyond

Experts have warned of a third wave of the Covid-19 pandemic in India. Even after the third wave would be over, there is no guarantee that there would be no further virus-related epidemic in India in future.

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COVID-19: Every 10th Household In India Report Active Cases

Every 10th household in India is right now reporting an active case within immediate family members and almost every fifth household in India is reporting loss of life among near and dear ones, as per the IANS-CVoter Covid Tracker.

Global COVID19 Updates
Global Covid-19 Caseload Tops 168.5 Million: WHO

The overall global Covid-19 caseload has topped 168.5 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 3.50 million, according to official figures published by the World Health Organization (WHO).

Global COVID-19 Updates
Global Covid-19 Caseload Tops 166.9 Million

The overall global Covid-19 caseload has topped 166.9 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 3.45 million, according to the Johns Hopkins University.

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COVID-19 Claimed Over 3 Mn Lives More Than Reported In 2020: WHO 

While the WHO's official death toll due to Covid-19 is around 3.4 million so far, the actual number could be at least 6-8 million, showed the global health body's annual World Health Statistics report 2021.

coronavirus in rural Odisha
The Greatest Good For The Greatest Numbers: Reducing Mortality In Rural Odisha

Every rural community in Odisha needs designated workers who will help them use the technology platforms to secure hospital beds and vaccine slots.

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DRDO's Anti-Covid Drug 2-DG Launched

The first batch of DRDO-developed anti-Covid drug 2-DG (2-deoxy-D-glucose) was launched on Monday to treat patients suffering from the deadly disease. The medicine comes in powder form and can be taken with water.

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Odisha Deploys 384 Firefighters At 62 Covid Hospitals To Avert Mishaps

The Fire Services Department of Odisha has deployed as many as 384 firemen with basic firefighting and rescue machinery across 62 Covid hospitals in the State in order to avert fire accidents in the medicals. 

Coronavirus Pandemic
Good Samaritans Keep Hope Afloat Amid Covid Catastrophe

At a time when the nation is grappling with a relentless second wave of Covid-19, leading to a huge spike in the number of cases and posing challenges to the healthcare system and the administration, some good samaritans have gone out of their way to reduce the burden of pain and hopelessness among society at large.

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COVID Hit Patients In Twin City Get Free Food As OTV Rolls Out OTV Cares

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Television Network Ltd in collaboration with three other voluntary organizations has begun providing relief to Covid hit people in the Twin Cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar. Teams…

Covid hospital in Puri
Special 150-Bed Covid Hospital To Come Up In Puri Soon

Puri: A special Covid hospital will be established soon under PPP mode in Puri, informed the district collector Samarth Verma. “Apart from the present 145 bedded hospital for treatment of…

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New Insect Species From Kosovo Named After Coronavirus

London: A team of scientists have named a small caddisfly — native to a national park in Kosovo — after the Coronavirus pandemic. The Potamophylax coronavirus was collected near a…

Indian Economy Grows By 0.4 In October-December
Indian Economy Grows By 0.4 In October-December

New Delhi: After contracting for two quarters in a row, the Indian economy grew by 0.4 per cent in the October-December quarter amid coronavirus pandemic, official data showed on Friday. GDP growth in Financial Year 2021 to contract by 8 per cent :National Statistical Office (NSO) pic.twitter.com/vF9hPkCjBD — ANI (@ANI) February 26, 2021 The gross […]

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Odisha: COVID-19 Pandemic Hits Print Media Industry Hard

Bhubaneswar: The outbreak of Coronavirus pandemic and the subsequent lockdowns and shutdowns have broken the backbone of newspaper industry across the country, especially Odisha, directly posing a threat to the livelihood of many who were dependent on the same for a living. Besides the fear of the virus transmission through paper, the increase in the […]

Global-Coronavirus
Coronavirus Pandemic: Global Covid-19 Cases Top 77.9 Million

Washington: The total number of global covid-19 cases has topped 77.9 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 1.71 million, according to the Johns Hopkins University. In its latest update on Wednesday morning, the University’s Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed that the current global caseload and death toll stood at […]

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Coronavirus Pandemic: Global COVID-19 Cases Surpass 71.6 Million Mark

Washington: The COVID-19 pandemic has brought the world to a standstill. Here are the latest updates on the coronavirus crisis from around the globe on Sunday. The overall number of global coronavirus cases has topped 71.6 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 1.60 million, according to the Johns Hopkins University. In its […]

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Coronavirus Pandemic: Global COVID-19 Cases Surpass 62 Million Mark

The coronavirus pandemic has hit the world like never before. Here are some updates on the COVID-19 cases and death toll from around the world on Sunday. The overall number of global coronavirus cases has surpassed the 62 million mark, while the deaths have surged to more than 1.45 million, according to the Johns Hopkins […]

Haj Pilgrimage 2021: Apply Online For Haj From Nov 7 To Dec 10
Haj Pilgrimage 2021: Apply Online For Haj From Nov 7 To Dec 10

New Delhi: The Haj Committee of India has issued the action plan for Haj pilgrimage 2021 with precautionary measures in place due to coronavirus pandemic. The guidelines will be issued soon. The online application process for Haj 2021 will start on November 7 that will continue till December 10. The last date to submit the […]

Coronavirus Global Updates
Coronavirus Pandemic: Global Covid-19 Cases Nearing 43 Million Mark

Washington: The overall number of global coronavirus cases was nearing the 43 million mark, while the deaths have increased to more than 1,152,770, according to the Johns Hopkins University. As of Monday morning, the total number of cases stood at 42,918,008, while the death toll surged to 1,152,773, the University’s Center for Systems Science and […]

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Coronavirus Pandemic: Global Cases Cross 41.1 Million Mark

Washington: The overall number of global coronavirus cases has increased to 41.1 million, while the deaths have soared to more than 1,130,400, according to the Johns Hopkins University. As of Thursday morning, the total number of cases stood at 41,148,042, while the death toll surged to 1,130,405, the University’s Center for Systems Science and Engineering […]

Odisha Corona Virus
Coronavirus: Odisha Capital Sees 229 Fresh Infections

Bhubaneswar: The State Capital of Odisha on Tuesday logged 229 new cases of Covid-19 taking the total virus infections in the city to 27441. 182 are local contact cases while 47 infections have been reported from quarantine in the last 24 hours. With 307 new recoveries, the total number of recovered cases in the capital […]