mansukh mandaviya

Mandaviya confirms Nipah virus, Kerala on high alert

KOZHIKODE/NEW DELHI: Following the Virology Institue of Pune confirming the presence of the Nipah virus in the two deceased in Kozhikode, Kerala, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare Mansukh Mandaviya confirmed the virus outbreak in the state, assuring that a team would be sent to investigate further, on Tuesday. “I spoke with the Kerala […]

Mandaviya to meet e-pharmacies over data privacy concerns

Since the start of Covid-19 pandemic, India has seen a significant increase in online sales of medicine with no exact way of safeguarding patient data privacy, prompting the ministry to intervene.

India launches nationwide mock drills amid rising Covid cases

WHO closely monitoring XBB.1.5 and other variants as India records daily positivity rate of 6.91%.

India’s vaccine drive saved 3.4 million lives, prevented a loss of US$ 18.3 billion: Stanford report

“Much before Covid-19 was declared a public health emergency by World Health Organization (WHO) in Jan 2020, processes and structures to focus dedicatedly on various facets of pandemic management were put in place. India under the leadership of Hon. Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modiji adopted a ‘Whole of Government’ & ‘Whole of Society’ approach in […]