Sep 18, 2021 04:40 PM IST
On Friday, India administered the highest ever single-day vaccinations with 2.5 crore doses given in 24 hours, which Mandaviya described as a golden chapter in world history.
- Sep 12, 2021 11:15 AM IST
Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya, deputy chief minister Nitin Patel, Lieutenant Governor of Lakshadweep Praful Khoda Patel, Member of Parliament Parshottam Rupala and outgoing cabinet minister RC Faldu are among those in fray to replace Rupani
- Sep 11, 2021 10:34 PM IST
Rupani resigned as CM on Saturday, over a year ahead of Assembly elections in the state, without assigning any specific reason
- Sep 11, 2021 06:47 PM IST
Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya, deputy chief minister in Rupani government, Nitin Patel, Lieutenant Governor of Lakshadweep, Praful Khoda Patel and BJP MP from Gujarat, Parshottam Rupala are among those in fray to replace Rupani.
- Sep 07, 2021 06:01 PM IST
The coronavirus has to be defeated and vaccination is the way to victory, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said.
- Sep 05, 2021 10:26 PM IST
The minister said he invited UK Secretary of State for Health and Social Care Sajid Javid to visit India and discussed with him a roadmap for a new health dialogue between the two countries.
- Sep 01, 2021 04:26 PM IST
The information will automatically show up when users search for vaccine centres near them, or in any specific area – across Google Search, Maps and Google Assistant.
- Aug 31, 2021 07:58 PM IST
Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya took to Twitter to announce that over 1.09 crore vaccine doses were administered today.
- Aug 22, 2021 12:44 PM IST
Afghanistan and Pakistan are the only two countries in the world where polio is still endemic.
- Aug 21, 2021 12:50 PM IST
The major aim of Mansukh Mandaviya remains completing vaccination of all the willing adults in the country by December
- Aug 20, 2021 11:14 AM IST
"Gokuldham Society is on the right path! Strengthen our fight against #COVID19 by getting vaccinated as soon as possible, and encourage your friends, family and neighbours to do the same. Let us make the #SabkoVaccineMuftVaccine campaign a huge success!," the minister tweeted.
- Aug 20, 2021 10:16 AM IST
"Our aim is to vaccinate every citizen. The Indian government has already given permission to Zydus Cadila and Bharat Biotech to conduct research for developing a COVID-19 vaccine for children.
- Aug 16, 2021 01:19 PM IST
Kerala on Sunday reported 18,582 new COVID-19 cases which was more than half of the national total of 32,937 fresh coronavirus cases. On Sunday, the test positivity rate was 15.11 per cent in the southern state.
- Aug 12, 2021 08:39 PM IST
The scheme will cover 10 crore families by providing them health insurance of Rs 5 lakh. An estimated 50 crore people are expected to be benefitted.
- Aug 07, 2021 02:20 PM IST
The cumulative COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country crossed the 50 crore-mark on Friday.
- Aug 06, 2021 04:20 PM IST
The health minister on Thursday had also held a meeting with Dr Reddy's Laboratories Chairman Satish Reddy regarding the production and supply of COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V.
- Aug 03, 2021 03:58 PM IST
As per data maintained by Directorate General of Commercial Intelligence and Statistics (DGCIS), the quantity of API imports were at Rs 3,90,476 MT and exports were at 3,24,331 MT for FY 2020-21, he added.
- Jul 27, 2021 01:34 PM IST
According to experts, to reach herd immunity it is imperative for children and teens to get COVID-19 vaccines.
- Jul 23, 2021 02:29 PM IST
Responding to supplementaries during Question Hour in Lok Sabha, the minister said the government is still in talks with US company Pfizer with respect to making its vaccine available in India.
- Jul 20, 2021 06:33 PM IST
On supply of vaccine to the state governments, Mansukh Mandaviya said states are given vaccine availability projections 15 days in advance. "It is their responsibility to plan inoculation accordingly," he added.
- Jul 20, 2021 03:43 PM IST
Mucormycosis and other fungal infections are most commonly seen as an opportunistic infection. They are found in those with low underlying immunity either due to a diabetes, cancers particularly hematological malignancies, etc. or as a side effect of prolonged/irrational use of certain drugs like steroids, immunosuppressive drugs for management of other disorders including COVID-19, the minister explained.
- Jul 19, 2021 01:39 PM IST
The new phase of universalisation of COVID-19 vaccination started from June 21.
- Jul 14, 2021 03:34 PM IST
In a series of tweets, Mansukh Mandaviya said the availability of vaccines can be better understood by an "actual analysis of the facts".
- Jul 13, 2021 07:01 PM IST
The NEET PG 2021 on May 13 was postponed by atleast 4 months and the exam were not be held before August 31, 2021.
- Jul 08, 2021 09:52 PM IST
In the medium term, the two biggest challenges Mansukh Mandaviya faces are to ensure that the pace of vaccination improves, with enough supply stock in reserve, and that the infrastructure and trained personnel are in place to deal with the ‘third wave’.