Employees at the salons must wear protective wear including masks, gloves and aprons, the guidelines state.
Mumbai reported 1,365 new cases and 58 deaths since Wednesday evening, said a BMC release.
The number of active cases in the state stood at 63,342.
The regulatory agency says it was granting a conditional marketing authorization for remdesivir to be used in treating adults and adolescents older than 12 with pneumonia who require oxygen.
Delhi recorded 3,788 fresh coronavirus cases on Wednesday, taking the tally to over 70,000, while the number of deaths due to COVID-19 climbed to 2,365.
As of Wednesday, the city had reported 69,625 infection cases and a death toll of 3,962.
"Procurement orders have been given. Priority would be given to conduct this test on the frontline COVID-19 workers, such as essential services staff, health workers, police and others," the state health minister said.
Hospitals and other health-care customers advised by Vizient increased orders of the drug by more than 600 percent after the researchers announced their findings last week. Manufacturers were only able to fill around half of those orders, Vizient said.
According to officials, the team will also review the measures undertaken by the states for containment of COVID-19.
scaled up global production of RT-PCR test kits from 50 thousand to 10 million a week.
A Postal Service survey whose results were published in May found that 1 in 6 consumers had sent more mail to family and friends during the pandemic
A married pair of virologists in Moscow tested a vaccine on their own children in the 1950s. Now, a side effect they found is sparking new hope for a defense against the coronavirus.
The firm is developing eight inhalers and six nasal sprays, out of which two products have already been filed, Aurobindo Pharma Managing Director N Govindarajan said in an analyst call.
A June 23 order stated that the package rates for patients referred by the public health authorities will be Rs 5,200 for general ward, Rs 7,000 for high-dependency unit (HDU), Rs 8,500 for isolation without ventilator and Rs 10,000 for isolation with ventilator
Finding a plasma donor has become a big challenge for medical experts
The campaign would start from Bhopal, said Shivraj Singh Chouhan
With 1,42,900 COVID-19 cases, Maharashtra has reported the highest number of infections, followed by Delhi (70,390), Tamil Nadu (67,468) and Gujarat (28,943).
While Mumbai’s major COVID-19 hotspots such has Dharavi and Worli have shown significant improvement, some of the northern suburbs continue to register high cases on a daily basis.
Coronavirus India highlights: Total confirmed cases in India have risen to 4.73 lakh. India's recovery rate now stands at around 57.4 percent.
Both companies have given a commitment to conduct clinical trials and submit data, following approval
As per the orders issued by the Directorate General of Health Services in Delhi on Monday, all the chief district medical officers and surveillance officers of all the districts have received a revised response plan which prescribes use of Aarogya Setu coupled with ITIHAS system for cluster projection.
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus also warned that the pandemic was accelerating.
The complaint seeking registration of an FIR on cheating, criminal conspiracy and other charges was filed in the court of Chief Judicial Magistrate Mukesh Kumar on Tuesday by Tamanna Hashmi, who identifies himself as a social worker and is often in news for his numerous court complaints against politicians over various issues.
The modelling study, published in the European Respiratory Journal, found that the COVID-19 pandemic could significantly increase the global burden of TB.
Patanjali has to provide clinical trial data and also share details of when and where trials were conducted, say experts.