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12 Opposition leaders letter to PM Modi asks him to stop Central vista and spend 35000 Crores to vaccine

Top leaders of twelve opposition parties including Sonia Gandhi of Congress and West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee and Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin, shot off a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to put across nine demands including a free Covid-19 vaccination campaign.   They also asked PM Modi to halt the Central Vista Read More…

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CM Stalin surprise Union govt with his decision to go global imports for vaccines

In a surprise move Tamil Nadu government led by DMK party to go for global tender to source Covid vaccine   A decision to this effect was taken at the meeting chaired by Chief Minister M.K. Stalin in which several ministers and officials participated. Tamilnadu has a population of 7.5 Crores people . But as Read More…

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Lancet and IMA pinpoints Modi governance failure over covid management in India

Lancet international medical journal has called on the Narendra Modi government to own up mistakes, provide responsible leadership and implement a science-based response to steer India out of its Covid-19 crisis and “botched vaccination campaign”, describing some of its actions as “inexcusable”.   The Lancet, in a commentary on India’s Covid-19 emergency, cited how the Read More…

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WHO classified India identified B-1617 corona virus as a variant of concern

The B-1617 variant of the coronavirus, first identified in India, has been classified as a variant of concern at the global level by the World Health Organisation (WHO). Dr Maria Van Kerkhove, COVID-19 Technical Lead at the WHO, said Monday that the B.1.617 virus variant that was first identified in India had been classified as Read More…

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Covid death Bloated bodies in hundreds in Ganges leads war of words between Bihar and UP

As news of Covid-19 related deaths continue to send shock waves across the country, people today witnessed horrific visuals at the Mahadev Ghat in Bihar’s Buxar. In Bihar People were shocked as pictures of bloated bodies at Mahadev Ghat in Bihar’s Buxar district flooded   It is to be noted Bihar state CM Nitish is Read More…

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Sputnik Light vaccine demonstrated 79.4 per cent efficacy : RDIF

The developers of the Russian COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V said that their single-dose Sputnik Light vaccine demonstrated 79.4 per cent efficacy against the COVID-19 and it has proven effective against all new strains of coronavirus.   Sputnik Light is the first component (recombinant human adenovirus serotype number 26 (rAd26)) of the Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine, Read More…

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After Centre dilly dally on oxygen supply Supreme Court constituted a 12-member National Task Force

In a swift and surprise move the Supreme Court has constituted a 12-member National Task Force to assess and make recommendations for the entire country based on the need for, availability, and distribution of medical oxygen.   Legal experts point the Supreme Court move has communicated a hard stance to the Modi led centre government Read More…

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Third wave in India is a matter of concern : Chief Scientific Advisor

There has been an alarming rise in the coronavirus caseload and it is not coming down.   Health services are proving to be inadequate to deal with the second wave.   Under this scenario the government is busy preparing for the third wave, that is, the pandemic does not seem to be ending anytime soon. Read More…