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Dr. Harsh Vardhan is an Otolaryngologist and is the incumbent minister at Ministry of Science & Technology (India), Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and Ministry of Earth Sciences in the BJP-led NDA government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He represents Chandni Chowk in Delhi as a Member of Parliament in the 17th Lok Sabha. He was also the Chief Ministerial candidate for the BJP in the 2013 Delhi assembly election.

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Coronavirus patients are stable, showing signs of recovery: Harsh Vardhan

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Government prepared to deal with coronavirus, health ministry sending directives to states: Harsh Vardhan

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Coronavirus: India in touch with Iran to evacuate its nationals, Harsh Vardhan says

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PM Modi personally monitoring coronavirus situation: Vardhan

Union health minister Harsh Vardhan said on Thursday that PM Narendra Modi is "personally monitoring" the situation arising out of the coronavirus scare.
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India taking all preventive measures against coronavirus, 1,118 flights screened till now: Harsh Vardhan


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'Situation under control': Harsh Vardhan on coronavirus

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Health Minister Harsh Vardhan chairs high-level meeting, reviews measures to tackle Novel Coronavirus

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Harsh Vardhan urges states to raise healthcare spending by at least 8 per cent of budget


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AIIMS doctors call off strike after meeting with health minister

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