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Poor suffered most due to indifference towards use of technology in governance before 2014: PM Modi at drone festival
India

Poor suffered most due to indifference towards use of technology in governance before 2014: PM Modi at drone festival

Addressing a gathering after inaugurating India's biggest drone festival in Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the enthusiasm being seen in the country about drone technology is amazing and indicates possibilities of an emerging sector of employment generation

In 15-18 years age group, over 80% got first dose of COVID vaccine, says Mandaviya
Health

In 15-18 years age group, over 80% got first dose of COVID vaccine, says Mandaviya

India began inoculating those in the age group of 15-18 years from 3 January and so far 5.92 crore beneficiaries in this age group have been given the first dose

India turned crisis into opportunity by augmenting tuberculosis elimination activities, says Mansukh Mandaviya
India

India turned crisis into opportunity by augmenting tuberculosis elimination activities, says Mansukh Mandaviya

Mandaviya reiterated India's commitment to end TB and urged everyone to co-operate and collaborate at every level to achieve the 'end TB' goals

Reschedule NEET PG 2022: IMA writes to Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya, cites these reasons
India

Reschedule NEET PG 2022: IMA writes to Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya, cites these reasons

IMA also said there were many medical aspirants who were serving as COVID-19 warriors during the pandemic, due to which their final examinations stand delayed and internship requirement has not been fulfilled, thus they are unable to appear in the exam

International Nurses Day 2022: PM Modi joins leaders to express gratitude, says their dedication and compassion are exemplary
India

International Nurses Day 2022: PM Modi joins leaders to express gratitude, says their dedication and compassion are exemplary

Every year on 12 May, the world celebrates International Nurses Day. The day also marks the birth anniversary of the English social reformer and the founder of modern nursing, Florence Nightingale

COVID-19: Over 3 crore children between 12-14 years administered first vaccine dose
India

COVID-19: Over 3 crore children between 12-14 years administered first vaccine dose

The vaccination for children between the 12-14 age group started on 16 March with Biological E's intramuscular vaccine Corbevax, which is administered to the beneficiaries in an interval of 28 days

India doesn't agree to WHO's estimate of Covid deaths, says Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya
India

India doesn't agree to WHO's estimate of Covid deaths, says Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya

Mansukh Mandaviya said the registration of births and deaths in the country is extremely robust and is governed by the decades-old statutory legal framework the Births and Deaths Registration Act, 1969

Centre to hold 3-day summit with state health ministers from 5 May
India

Centre to hold 3-day summit with state health ministers from 5 May

A three-minute presentation will be made by each state and UT on their experiences in dealing with the pandemic, followed by a brief speech by the various health ministers.

Approve proposals to set up govt medical colleges in Pratapgarh, Jalore: Ashok Gehlot to Centre
Politics

Approve proposals to set up govt medical colleges in Pratapgarh, Jalore: Ashok Gehlot to Centre

The chief minister urged the Centre to make necessary amendments in the provisions for setting up a new government medical college in the state's Rajsamand district

World Malaria Day: Four railway stations to be lit up to raise awareness about the disease, says Mansukh Mandaviya
India

World Malaria Day: Four railway stations to be lit up to raise awareness about the disease, says Mansukh Mandaviya

During an address, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said railway stations in New Delhi, Lucknow, Bhubaneswar and Nagpur will be illuminated in hues of orange and purple on Monday to spread awareness among the general public about the disease

Ayushman Bharat: Tele-consultation facility to start at one lakh wellness centres from Saturday
India

Ayushman Bharat: Tele-consultation facility to start at one lakh wellness centres from Saturday

Mansukh Mandaviya chaired a virtual meeting on Tuesday with health ministers and senior officials of all the states and union territories to review the operationalisation status of AB-HWCs and tele-consultation services

NCP's Supriya Sule seeks Mansukh Mandaviya's help for Indian students studying in China
Politics

NCP's Supriya Sule seeks Mansukh Mandaviya's help for Indian students studying in China

In a letter to the minister, Supriya Sule said the students are attending their lectures online in India and are anxious due to uncertainties surrounding reopening of the Chinese border and lifting of the travel restrictions

COVID-19: Mansukh Mandaviya chairs meeting with key experts on 'XE' variant, directs officials to boost surveillance
India

COVID-19: Mansukh Mandaviya chairs meeting with key experts on 'XE' variant, directs officials to boost surveillance

Mansukh Mandaviya instructed officials on the medical infrastructure and resources front to constantly review the availability of essential drugs and medicines required for COVID-19 treatment

Serum Institute seeks emergency use authorisation for its rBCG tuberculosis vaccine
India

Serum Institute seeks emergency use authorisation for its rBCG tuberculosis vaccine

India's TB immunisation programme currently offers BCG vaccination at birth or as early as possible till one year of age

Over 8,000 Janaushadhi Kendras to provide affordable medicines opened across India till Feb, says Centre
India

Over 8,000 Janaushadhi Kendras to provide affordable medicines opened across India till Feb, says Centre

'Janaushadhi medicines are cheaper by 50 -90 per cent of market prices of branded medicines,' union health minister Mansukh Mandaviya said

COVID-19: All above 60 eligible for precaution doses from 16 March, says Centre
India

COVID-19: All above 60 eligible for precaution doses from 16 March, says Centre

India will also start vaccinating children in the age group of 12-14 years against COVID-19 from 16 March, Mandaviya said in a tweet on Monday

India to begin COVID-19 vaccination for children in 12-14 age group from 16 March
India

India to begin COVID-19 vaccination for children in 12-14 age group from 16 March

The health ministry said that Biological E's Corbevax will be administered to the new age group

Over 70% of youngsters in 15-18 age group got their first dose of COVID vaccine, says Mandaviya
India

Over 70% of youngsters in 15-18 age group got their first dose of COVID vaccine, says Mandaviya

Health ministry data showed over 1.47 crore beneficiaries in the 15 to 18 age group are fully vaccinated

Decision on COVID-19 vaccine for 5-15 age group to be taken as per experts' recommendation, says Mansukh Mandaviya
India

Decision on COVID-19 vaccine for 5-15 age group to be taken as per experts' recommendation, says Mansukh Mandaviya

The government has so far not received any such recommendation, and a decision in this regard will be taken in the coming days on that basis, said the health minister

COVID-19: One crore adolescents in 15-18 yrs group fully vaccinated, says Mansukh Mandaviya
India

COVID-19: One crore adolescents in 15-18 yrs group fully vaccinated, says Mansukh Mandaviya

As per the Registrar General of India (RGI), the estimated population of beneficiaries in the age group of 15-18 years is 7.4 crore for 2021-22