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16-Oct-2020 New Delhi

India on road to be trans fat free by 2022 : Harsh Vardhan

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Friday said that due to the unprecedented challenges faced by the world on account of the coronavirus pandemic, there has been a renewed focus on food, nutrition, health, immunity and sustainability.Presided over an event...

11-Oct-2020 New Delhi

Maha, Chandigarh used less than 50% of Covid grant : Harsh Vardhan

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan revealed on Sunday that Maharashtra, Chandigarh and Delhi have failed to fully utilise the Covid-19 grant given in the first phase by the central government.Maharashtra and Chandigarh fared poorest as they could not utilize...

11-Oct-2020 New Delhi

Reinfection cases misclassified, ICMR to analyse : Harsh Vardhan

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday stated that the resurgence of reinfection of the Sars-CoV-2, which causes COVID-19, is a misclassification and Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) is commissioning a study to find the veracity behind such...

04-Oct-2020 New Delhi

Aim to cover 25 cr with Covid vaccine by July : Harsh Vardhan

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said on Sunday that the Centre is working on plans to procure 400-500 million doses of Covid-19 vaccine, which will be administered to up to 25 crore people by July 2021.Government plans to receive and utilise 400-500 million...

30-Sep-2020 New Delhi

CSIR-NISTADS celebrates its 40th Foundation Day

The Minister of Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and Health & Family Welfare, Dr. Harsh Vardhan today launched CSIR Technologies for rural development under a joint initiative of Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), Unnat Bharat...

23-Sep-2020 New Delhi

Dr. Harsh Vardhan addresses Members of the UN and WHO

Dr Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare addressed Ministers of Member Nations of WHO, Heads & Representatives of UN Agencies & Partner Organizations through virtual interaction today. He spoke on India’s role and contribution...

14-Sep-2020 New Delhi

Lockdown prevented up to 29 lakh Covid-19 cases : Harsh Vardhan

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Monday told the Lok Sabha that the nationwide lockdown had helped prevent up to 29 lakh coronavirus cases and 78,000 deaths in the country."The nationwide lockdown, a bold decision by the government, is testimony to the...

31-Aug-2020 New Delhi

Harsh Vardhan inaugurated trauma centre in Karnataka

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Monday remembered former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and former Health Minister Sushma Swaraj after inaugurating a super speciality trauma centre in Karnataka.Reminiscing late Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's...

22-Aug-2020 New Delhi

India to have coronavirus vaccine by 2020 end : Harsh Vardhan

Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare Harsh Vardhan said on Saturday that the country will have a vaccine against the deadly coronavirus by the end of the year.Speaking to reporters here, he said that a Covid-19 vaccine is likely in the next 4-5 months."I...

14-Aug-2020 New Delhi

Voluntary blood donation best way to serve mankind: Harsh Vardhan

Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare Harsh Vardhan on Friday inaugurated a voluntary blood donation campaign at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) dedicated to soldiers and Covid-19 warriors who lost their lives while safeguarding the country...

06-Aug-2020 New Delhi

Coronavirus spread contained in country : Harsh Vardhan

India's Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Thursday asserted that the spread of coronavirus has been contained in the country, citing how half the total cases are from three states only and another 30 per cent from seven others.His remarks come as the country...

31-Jul-2020 New Delhi

Covid caused immense damage to world economy: Harsh Vardhan

India's Health and Family Welfare Minister Harsh Vardhan on Friday said that the magnitude of the damages caused by the coronavirus pandemic to the world economy is "immense"."About 17 million people have been infected by Covid-19 and more than 662,000 precious...

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