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Covid 19
India records 412 new COVID-19 cases, active cases now 4,170

India has recorded 412 fresh cases of COVID-19, while the number of active cases of the infection has gone up to 4,170, the health ministry said on Tuesday.

  • Tuesday, 26 December 2023
India's COVID cases tally crosses 4,000 mark
India's COVID cases tally crosses 4,000 mark

 India on Monday recorded 628 fresh cases of Covid-19 cases crossing the 4,000-mark, the Union Health Ministry.

  • Monday, 25 December 2023
Covid JN.1 Scare
Covid JN.1 variant scare: Odisha govt asks elderly persons and those with co-morbidities to wear facemasks

The Health and Family Welfare Department on Saturday informed that elderly people and those with co-morbidities have been advised to weak facemask while going out.

  • Saturday, 23 December 2023
Global Covid-19 cases jump 52 per cent in a month: WHO
Global Covid-19 cases jump 52 per cent in a month: WHO

In the latest epidemiological update on Friday, the UN health body reported over 850,000 new cases worldwide in the 28-day period from November 20 to December 17.

  • Saturday, 23 December 2023
COVID19
Covid returns! Odisha reports lone positive case in past 24 hours

As per official data, the Covid-19 positive case has been detected after a brief gap of 20 days. The last positive case of Covid-19 infection in the state was reported on December 3, 2023.

  • Saturday, 23 December 2023
Covid JN.1 variant
Active Covid cases doubles in 9 days in India: Things you must know about JN.1 variant

Globally, US, Singapore and Malaysia have also witnessed a sudden rise in COVID-19 cases, prompting the World Health Organization to classify JN.1 as a "variant of interest."

  • Wednesday, 20 December 2023
As Covid Variant JN.1 Triggers Panic, Health Ministry Issues Advisory To Maintain Constant Vigil
As Covid Variant JN.1 Triggers Panic, Health Ministry Issues Advisory To Maintain Constant Vigil

The Health Ministry on Monday issued an advisory in the wake of the recent surge in COVID-19 cases in some States/UTs and detection of the first case of the new JN.1 variant. Highlighting the need for maintaining constant vigil over the COVID situation in the country, Union Health Secretary, Sudhansh Pant shot off a letter to States/UTs.

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  • Tuesday, 19 December 2023
COVID Cases Rises In India
Odisha govt may issue guidelines if needed amid Covid sub-variant JN.1 scare in some states

The Odisha government is closely monitoring the developments and necessary guidelines might be issued in this regard, said Health Director Bijay Mohapatra.

  • Tuesday, 19 December 2023
Covid-19 Fears Return: India Sees 5 Deaths & 335 Cases In 24 Hrs, New JN.1 Variant Triggers Panic
Covid-19 Fears Return: India Sees 5 Deaths & 335 Cases In 24 Hrs, New JN.1 Variant Triggers Panic

The fears of the Covid-19 pandemic have resurfaced across the country after several people in Kerala have been infected by the new JN.1 variant. India reported 335 fresh COVID19 cases and five deaths in the last 24 hours.

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  • Monday, 18 December 2023
Covid-19 cases spike in India
Centre issues advisory to states following surge in COVID-19 cases and detection of first case of JN.1 variant

Considering the upcoming festive season, States were advised to put in place requisite public health measures and other arrangements to minimize risk of increase in transmission of the disease by adherence to maintenance of respiratory hygiene

  • Monday, 18 December 2023
 Covid 19
India reports 166 new Covid-19 infections in last 24 hours

The country's COVID-19 case tally stands at 4,50,03,055 (4.50 crore) and the death toll at 5,33,306 (5.33 lakh), the data updated at 8 am showed.

  • Sunday, 10 December 2023
Meet IAS Mudita Sharma who worked as doctor during Covid-19 to contribute during the crisis
Meet IAS Mudita Sharma who worked as doctor during Covid-19 to contribute during the crisis

She successfully cracked NEET and pursued a degree in MBBS from SN Medical College, Jodhpur.

  • Saturday, 11 November 2023
COVID-19 update: India records 37 new cases
COVID-19 update: India records 37 new cases

India has logged 37 new coronavirus infections, while the active cases have been recorded at 302, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Friday.

  • Friday, 20 October 2023
Has Covid turned into a regular winter bug like flu?
Has Covid turned into a regular winter bug like flu?

With 2,257 cases being recorded daily, the UK is currently seeing a fresh rise in Covid-19 infections.

  • Monday, 16 October 2023
UK health agency asks to prepare for a fresh wave of Covid
UK health agency asks to prepare for a fresh wave of Covid

The fresh cases are reportedly due to the new variant nicknamed BA.2.86, dubbed as Pirola. 

  • Sunday, 15 October 2023
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