The meeting will begin at 11 am. Earlier on Wednesday, the Prime Minister had on Wednesday chaired a meeting to review the availability and supply of oxygen and medicines in the wake of the surge of COVID-19 cases in the country.
In Delhi, petrol now costs Rs 92.34 per litre and diesel is priced at Rs 82.95 per litre up from yesterday’s level of Rs 92.05 and Rs 82.61 a litre respectively in the national capital.
According to the ICMR, 31,13,24,100 samples have been tested up to May 13 with 18,75,515 samples being tested on Thursday.
The South Asian nation has added nearly 1.4 million cases and over 16,000 deaths this week. Its total caseload now stands at 24.05 million while total fatalities are at 262,317, according to health ministry data.
Another category of prisoners who have been denied the benefit of interim bail by the committee are those who after having availed of the relief last year, as per criteria laid down by the HPC, had not surrendered within the specified period.
According to the Union Health Ministry, over 17.72 crore COVID-19 vaccines have been administered across the country since the commencement of the COVID-19 vaccination drive on January 16.
Several Indian states are reporting an acute shortage of vaccines, even as coronavirus cases surge across the country.
The fund is transferred directly to the bank accounts of the beneficiaries. As per the PMO, in this scheme, Samman Rashi of over Rs 1.15 lakh crores has been transferred to farmer families so far.
Harsh Vardhan on Wednesday interacted with the health ministers and principal secretaries/additional chief secretaries of eight states/UT in the presence of Union Minister of State for Health, Ashwini Kumar Choubey.
The Moon sighting committees will make an attempt today to sight the Shawwal crescent moon tonight. The Moon is likely to be sighted tonight.
She also said that it is impossible to fight coronavirus without delivering the vaccines door to door.
This in fact is much higher when compared to India’s national average 1.4 available beds per 1,000 people, including both public and private sector hospitals, showed the report by the Elara Technologies-owned online realty firm.
The air pollution from these coal plants, when they are completed, will also lead to 29,000 emergency room visits due to asthma, 25,000 preterm births and 14 million days of work absence per year.
For South Asia, the report said, economic growth will return in 2021 at 6.9 per cent against a 5.6 per cent drop in 2020, but the recovery will be very uneven, and the scarring effects will run deep.
On May 8, India has recorded 4,187 deaths in 24 hours, while on May 7, India recorded its highest ever fresh cases 4,14,188.
As per Bastar Inspector General Sundarraj P, the letter was seized during an operation in Bijapur on Tuesday.
The B.1.617 variant is the fourth variant to be designated as being of “global concern”. India reported 3,29,942 new COVID-19 cases, and 3,876 deaths in the last 24 hours, the Union Health Ministry informed on Tuesday.
“Further deepening our Comprehensive Strategic Partnership. Thank our close partner & friend UAE for gifting over 5 lakh Favipiravir Tablets,” tweeted Arindam Bagchi, Spokesperson of the Ministry of External Affairs.
India’s total active caseload is currently recorded 37,15,221. It now comprises 16.16 per cent of the country’s total positive cases.