Over 82 lakh people vaccinated against Covid in Delhi so far: Bulletin

Over 82 lakh people vaccinated against Covid in Delhi so far: Bulletin

Saturday, 03 July 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

More than 1.6 lakh Covid vaccines were administered in the national capital on Friday, taking the total number of people who have been inoculated to over 82 lakh, the Delhi government's vaccination bulletin said. The bulletin issued on Saturday said a total of 82,12,158 vaccines have been administered in the national...

India records 46,617 new Covid cases; national recovery rate crosses 97 pc

India records 46,617 new Covid cases; national recovery rate crosses 97 pc

Friday, 02 July 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

India saw a single-day rise of 46,617 new coronavirus infections, taking the tally of COVID-19 cases to 3,04,58,251, while the national recovery rate has crossed 97 per cent, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Friday. The death toll due to COVID-19 rose to 4,00,312 with 853 daily fatalities. Over...

Covid vaccination gives priority to health and frontline workers, most vulnerable groups: Govt

Covid vaccination gives priority to health and frontline workers, most vulnerable groups: Govt

Thursday, 01 July 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

The Covid vaccination programme gives priority to strengthening the country's healthcare system by protecting health and frontline workers as well as the most vulnerable groups, the government said on Thursday and dismissed media reports alleging that the inoculation strategy is "neglecting" the elderly and vulnerable and "privileges the rich". The Union...

Covid: 4 more deaths, 91 new cases in Delhi; positivity rate 0.12 pc

Covid: 4 more deaths, 91 new cases in Delhi; positivity rate 0.12 pc

Thursday, 01 July 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

Delhi recorded four more COVID-19-related deaths and 91 new cases on Thursday with a positivity rate of 0.12 per cent, according to a health department bulletin. The national capital had recorded 94 Covid cases at a positivity rate of 0.12 per cent and six fatalities on Wednesday. As many as 111 patients...

India plans 12-cr Covid vaccine allocation to states this month

India plans 12-cr Covid vaccine allocation to states this month

Thursday, 01 July 2021 | IANS | New Delhi

India has planned to provide 12 crore doses of Covid-19 vaccines this month in government as well as private hospitals across 37 states and Union Territories (UTS) covering people above 18 years of age. Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan made the announcement declaring that the states have already been informed in...

India logs 1,005 deaths as new cases stay below 50K

India logs 1,005 deaths as new cases stay below 50K

Thursday, 01 July 2021 | IANS | New Delhi

India reported 48,786 new Covid-19 cases and 1,005 deaths in the last 24 hours, according to data released by the Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry on Thursday. On June 30, India recorded 817 fatalities due to the coronavirus, lowest since April 10. The death figures have crossed 1,000 mark once again...

Graveyard managers in Delhi preparing for possible third wave of COVID-19

Graveyard managers in Delhi preparing for possible third wave of COVID-19

Wednesday, 30 June 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

Having seen "the worst in our life" during the second wave of COVID-19, graveyard managers in Delhi are praying to god to avoid a possible third wave, and at the same are preparing for any eventuality with a focus on adequate availability of land for burials. The second wave of COVID-19...

Delhi records 94 new Covid cases, six deaths

Delhi records 94 new Covid cases, six deaths

Wednesday, 30 June 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

The national capital reported 94 fresh COVID-19 cases and six related fatalities on Wednesday, according to a health department bulletin. The positivity rate stood at 0.12 per cent, it said. Delhi had recorded 101 fresh COVID-19 cases, with a positivity rate of 0.15 per cent, and four deaths due to the disease...

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