Tag: Union Health Minister

Over 211 cr vax doses demonstrate collective will: Health Min Mandaviya
Over 211 cr vax doses demonstrate collective will: Health Min Mandaviya

The average daily doses administered has increased to 27.77 lakh doses per day from 11.4 lakh doses per day (of 15 days) prior to the launch of the campaign.

  • Friday, 26 August 2022
Country has moved away from token solution to total solution in healthcare sector: Union Min Mandaviya
Country has moved away from token solution to total solution in healthcare sector: Union Min Mandaviya

The minister said some HWCs are also providing screening services for some serious diseases like oral, breast and cervical cancers.

  • Saturday, 16 April 2022
Over 2 Cr Adolescents In 15-18 Years Group Fully Vaccinated Against Covid: Union Health Minister
Over 2 Cr Adolescents In 15-18 Years Group Fully Vaccinated Against Covid: Union Health Minister

Vaccination of children in the age group of 15-18 years began on January 3 across the country.

  • Friday, 18 February 2022
Covaxin & Covishield Vaccine
India At 110 Cr Vaccinations, 96 Countries Recognize Covaxin & Covishield Vaccine Certificates

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said that India is on the verge of completing 110 crore vaccinations.

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  • Wednesday, 10 November 2021
Odisha people should not be deprived of Ayushman Bharat: JP Nadda

Balasore: People of Odisha should not be deprived of the benefits of the world’s largest healthcare coverage plan – Ayushman Bharat – on the grounds of political differences, said Union Health Minister JP Nadda today. Speaking on the sidelines of the foundation stone-laying ceremony of a satellite centre of Bhubaneswar AIIMS in Balasore, the Union […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Attention NEET aspirants, Centre adds over 5,800 PG seats in medical colleges

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: In a bid to increase the number of doctors in country for providing better healthcare facilities to the growing population, over 5,800 post-graduate seats have been added this year in medical colleges across the country. In a written reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha, Union Minister of State for Health and […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
22 new AIIMS coming up across the country: Nadda

Bhubaneswar: Union Health Minister J P Nadda today said 22 new AIIMS are coming up across the country and admitted that there was a shortage of skilled human resource in the health sector. He also said ensuring the highest standards of medical education was a top priority for the government. “Twenty-two new AIIMS are coming […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Government to hold 500 yoga camps from June 21: Nadda

Shimla: The union government plans to hold 500 camps across the country from June 21 to study yoga’s good effects on containing lifestyle diseases like diabetes and hypertension, union Health Minister J.P Nadda said today. “Our focus till now has been on communicable diseases. But now, non-communicable diseases are on the rise and scientific research […]

  • Tuesday, 22 June 2021
No need to vaccinate people against swine flu: Nadda

The government on Tuesday told parliament that there was no need as of now to vaccinate the general public from swine flu

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
Centre urges Odisha, 3 other States to join Ayushman Bharat

New Delhi: Requesting the chief ministers of Odisha, Delhi, Telangana and West Bengal to implement the Centre’s health insurance scheme, Ayushman Bharat – Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (AB-PMJAY), Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Wednesday wrote letters to the CMs saying that the ultimate beneficiary of this collaboration will be poor and vulnerable people […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
Harsh Vardhan for action against doctors' assaulters

New Delhi: Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan, here on Saturday, called for punitive action against those who assault healthcare professionals by stating that “strict action must be taken against anyone who assaults them.” The Union Health Minister has asked law enforcement agencies to ensure that doctors and clinical establishments discharge their duties professionally without any […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
India Has Over 19.47 Lakh Doctors

New Delhi: The government Friday said there were more than 19.47 lakh allopathy, ayurveda, unani and homeopathy doctors at the end of March this year. Out of them, 11,59,309 allopathy doctors were registered with the State Medical Councils/ Medical Council of India. “Assuming 80 per cent availability, it is estimated that around 9.27 lakh doctors […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
10.74 Cr Families Benefited Under Ayushman Bharat: Vardhan

New Delhi: As many as 10.74 crore poor families in the country have been benefited from the Ayushman Bharat under which free treatment up to Rs five lakh can be availed, Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said in Lok Sabha on Friday. Khan said during the Question Hour that as on July 23, a total of […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Alvida Sushma Swaraj! Odisha will always remember you!

Bhubaneswar: It’s not as an adapted Kannadiga Sushma had endeared the state of Karnataka during here epic fight with the then Congress President Sonia Gandhi in Bellary, BJP’s this fiery orator had been ranked as the most popular leader after Atal-Advani in Odisha, much before the advent of Modi era. Her topping the popularity charts […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Conjoined They Left, Separated They Return: Finally, Jaga & Kalia Bid Adieu To Delhi AIIMS

Bhubaneswar: For Jaga and Kalia- the twins who underwent a rare successful cranial separation surgery at the Neurosciences Centre of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi back in 2017, the wait is finally over as they boarded Bhubaneswar-bound Rajdhani Express after being discharged from the premier hospital today. Even their parents breathed […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021