Tag: Covid19

China
COVID cases continue to hit record high for 3rd consecutive day in China amid protests over lockdown

China on Saturday reported over 34,900 cases, mostly that of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus, as officials went about imposing lockdowns, shutting people in their flats to cut the transmission chain.

  • Saturday, 26 November 2022
India reports 2,468 fresh Covid cases, 17 deaths
India reports 2,468 fresh Covid cases, 17 deaths

India's recovery rate stands at 98.74 per cent.

  • Wednesday, 05 October 2022
Active Covid cases in country decline to 36,126
Active Covid cases in country decline to 36,126

A decline of 1,318 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hours.

  • Monday, 03 October 2022
India logs 4,272 fresh Covid infections, 27 deaths
India logs 4,272 fresh Covid infections, 27 deaths

The active caseload stands at 40,750 cases, accounting for 0.09 per cent of the country's total positive cases.

  • Thursday, 29 September 2022
Covid test
Active Covid cases in country decline to 46,216

The death toll climbed to 5,28,403 with 33 fatalities, which includes 19 deaths reconciled by Kerala, the data updated at 8 am stated.

  • Wednesday, 21 September 2022
Mohammed Shami
Shami tests positive for Covid-19, ruled out of Australia T20Is: Report

The 32-year-old pacer has not reached Mohali, where the first of the three T20Is against the Aussies, is scheduled to be played on September 20.

  • Sunday, 18 September 2022
India reports 6,298 new Covid cases, 23 deaths
India reports 6,298 new Covid cases, 23 deaths

As of Friday morning, India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 216.17 crore.

  • Friday, 16 September 2022
Active Covid cases in country increase to 46,3891
Active Covid cases in country increase to 46,3891

The death toll climbed to 28,250 with 34 fatalities which includes 20 deaths reconciled by Kerala, the data updated at 8 am stated.

  • Thursday, 15 September 2022
India reports 4,369 new Covid cases, 20 deaths
India reports 4,369 new Covid cases, 20 deaths

Over 4.06 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive

  • Tuesday, 13 September 2022
India records 5,076 new Covid cases, 11 deaths
India records 5,076 new Covid cases, 11 deaths

The recovery of 5,970 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,39,19,264. Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.71 per cent.

  • Sunday, 11 September 2022
Sonal Chaturvedi (Left) and her colleagues
Indian-origin researcher develops antiviral therapy that block Covid transmission

"To our knowledge, this is the only single-dose antiviral that reduces not only symptoms and severity of Covid-19, but also shedding of the virus," said Chaturvedi, first author of the paper.

  • Saturday, 10 September 2022
Covid19
India logs 5,554 fresh Covid cases, 18 deaths

The recovery of 6,322 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,39,13,294. Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.70 per cent.

  • Saturday, 10 September 2022
Medicine
Zenara Pharma launches first generic of Paxlovid for Covid in India

The tablet, which will be sold under the brand name 'Paxzen', is being manufactured at Zenara's US FDA and EU approved facility in Hyderabad.

  • Friday, 09 September 2022
COVID
India logs 4,417 fresh Covid cases, 23 deaths

The recovery of 6,032 patients in the same period took the cumulative tally to 4,38,86,496. Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.69 per cent.

  • Tuesday, 06 September 2022
CASES SPIKE AGAIN
Covid Update August 31: Daily Cases Rise Again In India & Odisha

India sees a slight rise in daily COVID infections. Country recorded 7,231 COVID cases in the last 24 hours. Daily positivity rate currently stands at 2.05%. Weekly positivity rate is currently at 2.55%. 45 COVID19 deaths reported in the past 24 hours. Virus death toll in country rises to 5,27,874.

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  • Wednesday, 31 August 2022
POSITIVITY NEARS 5%
Covid Update August 29: India’s Death Rate Still High Even As Daily Cases Drop

India witnesses a sharp decline in daily cases. Country detected 7,591 COVID cases in the last 24 hours. Daily positivity rate currently stands at 4.58%. Weekly positivity rate is currently at 2.69%. 45 COVID19 deaths reported in the past 24 hours. Virus death toll in country rises to 5,27,799. India’s active caseload is currently at 84,931. The active case count accounts for 0.19% of the total infections.

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  • Monday, 29 August 2022
157 DEATHS
Covid Update August 28: 157 More Deaths Registered In India, Toll Mounts To 527754

Covid Update August 28: 157 More Deaths Registered In India, Toll Mounts To 527754

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  • Sunday, 28 August 2022
Deaths Rising In Odisha!
Covid Update August 25: Odisha’s Death Toll On The Rise, India Sees No Significant Change

Odisha registers 335 COVID infections in last 24 hours. Fresh cases take active case tally to 2148. Khordha sees 62 new cases, Sundargarh records 78 infections. The virus claims another life in Odisha, toll mounts to 9168. India also sees a faint rise in daily cases. Country detected 10,725 COVID cases in the last 24 hours. Daily positivity rate currently stands at 2.73% . 

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  • Thursday, 25 August 2022
Covid cases in India
Odisha logs 296 new COVID-19 cases, two fresh fatalities

Odisha had recorded 206 infections and a fatality on Tuesday.

  • Wednesday, 24 August 2022
CASES RISE AGAIN!
Covid Update August 24: India Sees More Than 10K Cases, Odisha Records Nearly 300 Cases

India sees a slight rise in daily Covid-19 infections. 10,649 COVID cases detected in the country in the last 24 hours. Daily positivity rate currently stands at 2.62%. Weekly positivity rate is currently at 3.32%. 36 COVID19 deaths reported in the past 24 hours. Virus death toll in country rises to 5,27,452. India’s active caseload is currently at 96,442.

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  • Wednesday, 24 August 2022
Positivity 2%
Covid Update August 23: Positivity Drops But Death Rate Still High In India

India continues to detect less than 10,000 daily cases. Country recorded 8,586 COVID cases in the last 24 hours. Daily positivity rate currently stands at 2.19%. Weekly positivity rate is currently at 3.31%. 48 COVID19 deaths reported in the past 24 hours. Virus death toll in country rises to 5,27,416. India’s active caseload is currently at 97,648. The active case count accounts for 0.22% of the total infections.

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  • Tuesday, 23 August 2022
Cases Dip Further
Covid Update August 22: India Records Less Than 10,000 Cases, Odisha Witnesses Slight Drop

India’s Downtrend Continues. Country recorded 9,531 COVID cases in the last 24 hours. Daily positivity rate currently stands at 4.15%. Weekly positivity rate is currently at 3.59%. 45 COVID19 deaths reported in the past 24 hours. Virus death toll in country rises to 5,27,368. India’s active caseload is currently at 97,648. The active case count accounts for 0.22% of the total infections .

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  • Monday, 22 August 2022
Covid Update August 21: Active Cases Drop In India & Odisha | OTV News
Covid Update August 21: Active Cases Drop In India & Odisha

India witnesses a drop in daily infections. Country recorded 11,539 COVID cases in the last 24 hours.

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  • Sunday, 21 August 2022
CASES DIP
Covid Update August 20: Daily Cases Decline In India & Odisha

India witnesses a drop in daily infections. Country recorded 13,272 COVID cases in the last 24 hours. Daily positivity rate currently stands at 4.21%. Weekly positivity rate is currently at 3.87% 36 COVID19 deaths reported in the past 24 hours. Virus death toll in country rises to 5,27,289.

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  • Saturday, 20 August 2022
Omicron Variant Of COVID-19
56% people infected with Omicron didn't know it: Study

The findings, published in JAMA Network Open, showed that only 44 per cent of participants with newly positive SARS-CoV-2 antibodies had awareness of being infected with the virus. The majority (56 per cent) were unaware of any recent Covid-19 infection.

  • Thursday, 18 August 2022
VIRUS STILL HERE
Covid19 Still Here, Precaution Dose Necessary For All: Niti Aayog’s VK Paul

Precaution dose is very necessary to keep Covid-19 at bay. The virus is still there; Covid-19 cases have risen in past few days. Like earlier, all precautions are necessary, masks and social distancing is still crucial, said Dr VK Paul, Member Health, NITI Aayog.

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  • Thursday, 18 August 2022
SHARP DROP IN CASES
Covid Update August 17: Drastic Drop In Country’s Daily Cases, Positivity Rate Also Drops

India witnesses a sharp drop in daily infections. Country recorded 9,062 COVID cases in the last 24 hours. Daily positivity rate currently stands at 2.49 %. Weekly positivity rate is currently at 4.38%. 36 COVID19 deaths reported in the past 24 hours. Virus death toll in country rises to 5,27,134. India’s active caseload is currently at 1,05,058.

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  • Wednesday, 17 August 2022
CASES DROP
Covid Update August 16: Daily Cases Drop

India recorded 8,813 COVID cases in the last 24 hours. Daily positivity rate currently stands at 4.15%. Weekly positivity rate is currently at 4.79%. 29 COVID19 deaths reported in the past 24 hours. Virus death toll in country rises to 5,27,098. India’s active caseload is currently at 1,11,252.

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  • Tuesday, 16 August 2022
IS THIS DOWNTREND?
Covid Update August 14: Daily Cases In Odisha & India Drop, Deaths Also Decline

Odisha’s daily COVID cases remain below 500. State registers 488 infections in last 24 hrs

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  • Sunday, 14 August 2022
CASES BELOW 500
Covid Update August 13: Daily Cases Drop In Odisha & India

Odisha’s daily cases drop below 500 after the state registers 403 infections in last 24 hours. Active case count currently stands at 3966.

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  • Saturday, 13 August 2022
CORONA SPIKE
Covid Update August 12: Daily Positivity Crosses 5%, Cases & Deaths Still High In India And Odisha

Covid Update August 12: Daily Positivity Crosses 5%, Cases & Deaths Still High In India And Odisha

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  • Friday, 12 August 2022
Covid lockdown linked to increased suicidal thoughts
Covid lockdown linked to increased suicidal thoughts

Patients who had attempted suicide in 2020 were more likely to be exposed to information about the pandemic on social media and were more likely to present with adjustment disorder and major depressive disorder.

  • Tuesday, 09 August 2022
Odisha Health & Family Welfare Director Bijay Panigrahi
14% inoculated with COVID precautionary dose till now in Odisha: Top health official

Raising concerns on slow pace of vaccination in the State, Panigrahi said the government is committed to complete the vaccination drive in the stipulated time period.

  • Monday, 08 August 2022
Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai
K'taka CM Bommai tests Covid positive, cancels Delhi trip

The Chief Minister's positive result comes as Karnataka reported 2,042 new Covid cases and two deaths in the last 24 hours.

  • Saturday, 06 August 2022
India COVID Cases
India records 70 new Covid fatalities

The death toll climbed to 5,26,600 with 70 new fatalities, the data updated at 8 am stated.

  • Friday, 05 August 2022
SmokingAndCovid
Smoking, Vaping A Big Risk Factor During COVID19: New Study Findings

Smoking, vaping spiked Covid severity, death risk. Study finds smoking linked with Covid-19 severity. Higher risk independent of age, sex, race, medical history

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  • Wednesday, 27 July 2022
Odisha sees one more Covid death, 1,174 fresh infections 
Odisha sees one more Covid death, 1,174 fresh infections 

Khordha district reported the highest number of fresh infections at 316, followed by 261 in Sundargarh. 

  • Wednesday, 27 July 2022
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COVID-19: India reports 18,313 fresh cases, 57 fatalities

The death toll due to the viral disease has gone up to 5,26,110 with 57 more fatalities, according to the ministry's data updated at 8 am.

  • Wednesday, 27 July 2022
COVID19
India reports 21,411 new Covid cases, 67 deaths

In the last 24 hours, India reported 21,411 new Covid-19 cases, a decline against the 21,880 infections registered the previous day, the Union Health Ministry said on Saturday.

  • Saturday, 23 July 2022
Are brain diseases surging post Covid?
Are brain diseases surging post Covid?

Around one lakh brain tumours are diagnosed every year in India, which is the highest in the world. Strokes too have a very high incidence, with three to four brain strokes occurring every minute in India.

  • Friday, 22 July 2022
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