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India's cumulative Covid-19 vaccine coverage touches 18.70 cr: Health Ministry

New Delhi/UNI: The cumulative number of Covid-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has reached 18.70 crore under the Phase-3 of the nationwide vaccination drive, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Thursday.

States to get over 53 lakh Covid-19 vaccine doses in next 3 days: Health Ministry

New Delhi/UNI: The Union Health Ministry on Saturday said that the states and union territories will get more than 53 lakh (53,25,000) vaccine doses within the next three days.

Over 89 lakh Covid-19 vaccine doses still available with states: Health Ministry

New Delhi/UNI: The Union Health Ministry on Thursday said that 89,31,505 Covid-19 vaccine doses are still available with the states and Union Territories.

Over 2 lakh beneficiaries between 18-44 years received their first vaccine shot: Centre

New Delhi/IBNS: The Liberalised and Accelerated Phase-3 Strategy of Covid-19 vaccination has come into force from May 1.

Centre has given 16.37 cr free vaccine doses to states: India's Health Ministry

New Delhi/UNI: The Centre has so far provided nearly 16,37,62,300 crore vaccine doses to states and Union Territories, the Health Ministry said on Saturday.

Outdoor mask-wearing no longer required in Israel: Health Ministry

Tel Aviv/UNI: The Ministry of Health of Israel has cancelled the mandatory wearing of face masks in the open air amid a drop in coronavirus infection rates.

More than 1.28 cr Covid-19 doses administered during 'Tika Utsav': Health Ministry

New Delhi/UNI: More than 1.28 crore Covid-19 doses were administered during 'Tika Utsav', the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said here on Thursday.

No fresh registration for healthcare workers to get Covid vaccine: Centre

New Delhi/IBNS: Frontline medical and healthcare workers can no longer register for Covid-19 vaccination through the CoWIN app, the Health Ministry has said.

New 'double mutant variant' of Covid detected in 18 states: Centre

New Delhi/IBNS: Amid fears over the second wave of coronavirus, the Centre on Wednesday said that a new "double mutant variant" of the virus has been detected in 18 states in the country in addition to many other strains or variants of concern (VOCs) which have been found abroad.

Coronavirus vaccines to be capped at Rs. 250 per shot in private hospitals: Centre

New Delhi/IBNS: Coronavirus vaccines will be capped at Rs. 250 per shot at private hospitals and health centres, the Union Health Ministry has said in a statement.

India reports over 20,000 Covid-19 cases, 222 deaths in 24 hours

New Delhi/UNI: India registered 20,346 new Covid-19 cases in the past 24 hours, taking the overall tally to 1,03,95,278, the Union Health Ministry update said on Thursday.

India's recovery rate continues to improve at 88.63 per cent: Health Ministry

New Delhi/IBNS: Even as few states including West Bengal are reporting an alarming rise in the number of coronavirus cases, India's recovery rate continues to improve and stands at 88.63% as of Tuesday, the Union Health Ministry stated.

India's active Covid-19 cases fall below 8-lakh mark: Health Ministry

New Delhi/IBNS: India's Health Ministry on Saturday stated the active Covid-19 cases in the country have fallen below the eight-lakh mark, though several parts of the country are staring at a possible surge in infections amid the festive season.

Amid Covid-19 cases surge, Centre rushes high-level teams to five states including West Bengal

New Delhi/IBNS: The Centre on Friday deputed high-level teams to Kerala, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh and West Bengal as these states have been reporting an alarming surge in the number of coronavirus fresh cases in the recent days.

India reports over 78,000 Covid-19 cases in 24 hours, tally touches 68.35 lakh

New Delhi/IBNS: India, a vast country of 1.3 billion people, reported over 78,000 Covid-19 cases on Friday taking the overall tally of infections to 68.35 lakh.