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Dr Balram Bhargava, Director-General (DG) of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) said there is no change in death rate between the first and second Covid-19 wave. "There is no change in the death rate between the first wave and the second wave. Similar trends are being seen across all the states because this is a countrywide data of a national registry data which has been collected of only hospitalised patients. So this is 10,000 hospitalised patients that are being analysed,” said Bhargava. He also said that higher requirement of oxygen was found in the second wave. Watch the full video for more.
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Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) Chief, Dr. Balram Bhargava on April 19 said that in the second wave of COVID, there is no difference found in the percentage of death in comparison to 1st wave last year. "Higher requirement of oxygen was found in this wave. There is no difference in the percent of death between the first wave and second wave from the data we have," the Dr Bhargava said.
Centre on Saturday spoke on the five steps discussed with the States that have high number of Covid-19 cases. Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan said that Centre discussed the steps with States to curb virus spread. Centre emphasized on increasing testing, better contact tracing among steps. Centre also asked States to track close contacts of those who are testing positive. ICMR DG Dr Balram Bhargava spoke on whether Covishield and Covaxin are effective against the virus variants. Watch the full video for more details.
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As the second wave of Covid wreaks havoc across the country, top oncologist Dr. Nitesh Rohatgi spoke on the impact of the infection on cancer patients. He said that cancer patients are at higher risk..
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