COVID vaccine is safe & effective: AIIMS Director on India’s 100 crore vaccination feat

New Delhi: Terming the country crossing landmark of administration of 100 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses as a “historic moment”, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Director Dr Randeep Guleria on Thursday said the achievement proves that vaccine is safe and effective. “Historic moment for India to complete one billion doses, not only in terms … Read more

Noida Metro sees highest single-day footfall post COVID-19 lockdown

Noida: The Noida-Greater Noida metro has achieved its highest single-day ridership of nearly 23,000 passengers post COVID-19 lockdown while the average daily ridership stood over 17,000, officials said on Thursday. The Noida Metro Rail Corporation (NMRC) credited the rise in ridership to cleanliness measures and increased confidence of the people in the public transporter. “As … Read more

India reports 18,454 new COVID-19 cases, 160 deaths in last 24 hours

New Delhi: India logged 18,454 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, pushing the total caseload to 3,41,27,450, according to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Thursday (October 21).  With 160 fatalities, the death toll has climbed to 4,52,811 in the country.  The active coronavirus caseload presently stands at 1,78,831, while the … Read more

India hits milestone of administering 100 crore COVID-19 jabs

New Delhi: India crossed the landmark of vaccinating 100 crore individuals on Thursday (October 21, 2021). India has become the second country, after China, to reach the 100 crore milestone. Additionally, PM Narendra Modi visited Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital as the number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in India crosses the 100 crore mark.  … Read more

Fresh SOP requires mandatory COVID-19 negative report for travellers to India

Revised guidelines will be valid from October 25. The Government of India (GoI) has revised guidelines for those arriving in India, stating that the revision had been brought in “in view of increasing vaccination coverage across the globe and the changing nature of the pandemic.’’ The revised SOP (standard operating procedure), which will be valid … Read more

Coronavirus LIVE Updates: India Set To Complete 100 Crore Covid Doses Today

COVID-19 cases: India reported14,623 fresh cases of COVID-19 yesterday. (File) New Delhi: India is set to achieve a new vaccine milestone today by administering 100 crore anti-COVID-19 doses, and sources suggest the government has planned festivities for the “great achievement”. The Co-WIN portal of the government has a countdown on display and it shows vaccinations have … Read more

Coronavirus India Updates: असम में कोरोना के 308 नए मामले, एक मरीज की मौत

प्रतीकात्मक फोटो. Coronavirus India Updates: भारत समेत दुनिया भर के 190 से ज्यादा देश कोरोना वायरस (Coronavirus) संक्रमण से प्रभावित हैं. दुनिया में अब तक 24 करोड़ 15 लाख से अधिक लोग COVID-19 की चपेट में आ चुके हैं. यह वायरस 49 लाख से अधिक लोगों की जिंदगी छीन चुका है. भारत (Coronavirus India Report) … Read more

महाराष्ट्र में कोरोनावायरस के 1,825 नए मामले सामने आए, 24 घंटों में 21 मरीजों की मौत

महाराष्ट्र में बुधवार को कोरोना वायरस के 1,825 नए मामले सामने आए. (फाइल फोटो) मुंबई: महाराष्ट्र (Maharashtra) में बुधवार को कोविड-19 (COVID-19) के 1,825 नए मामले सामने आने के साथ कुल संक्रमितों की संख्या बढ़कर 65,96,645 हो गयी जबकि 21 और रोगियों की मौत होने से मृतकों की तादाद 1,39,866 तक पहुंच गई है. राज्य … Read more

As India nears 100-crore jabs landmark, government urges people to get vaccinated

New Delhi: As India nears the milestone of administering 100 crore Covid vaccine doses, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Wednesday (October 20) appealed to all those who are eligible to get inoculated without delay and contribute to the historic vaccination journey of India.A series of events have been lined up to celebrate the milestone … Read more

Negative RT-PCR test mandatory for international passengers coming to India

New Delhi: All international travellers visiting India need a negative RT-PCR test, according to India’s revised guidelines for international arrivals that will be implemented from October 25.  The Government of India has reviewed the existing guidelines for international arrivals as the global trajectory of the COVID-19 pandemic continues to decline with increasing vaccination coverage across the … Read more