The Government said a further 11 people had died within 28 days of testing positive for Covid-19 as of Friday, bringing the UK total to 127,956. It comes as the coronavirus reproduction number, or R value, in England remains unchanged from last week and is between 1.2 and 1.4, according to the latest Government figures.
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The Indian Medical Association on Friday observed 'National Protest Day' demanding a central law to protect doctors against violence. The slogan of the protest is 'Save the Saviour' and doctors and healthcare workers could be seen across the country with placards 'Stop violence against profession and professionals'.
#IMA #NationalProtestDay #ViolenceAgainstDoctors
India's first medical drone delivery trial begins today in Gauribidanur, around 80 km from Bengaluru. A consortium of companies led by Bengaluru based Throttle Aerospace Systems will pilot the trials beyond the visual line of sight medical drone from today. The company will use two variants of MedCOPTER drones
#DroneDelivery #Covid19 #Bengaluru
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday launched six crash course programmes to train and upskill around one lakh frontline workers to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic. The training will be imparted to Covid warriors in six customised roles - Home Care Support, Basic Care Support, Advanced Care Support, Emergency Care Support, Sample Collection Support, and Medical Equipment Support.
#PMModi #CrashCourse #Covid19
Days after a video went viral of the assault of an elderly man from the Muslim community, the Ghaziabad police has now slapped a legal notice against Twitter India MD for not taking down tweets that suggested the incident was linked to communal hatred.
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The Indian govt has confirmed the first death due to side effects caused by the Covid-19 vaccine. A 68-year-old man has reportedly died due to anaphylaxis after he was administered a coronavirus vaccine.
#Vaccine #Covid19 #SideEffect
Corona Mata temple comes up under a neem tree at a village in Uttarpradesh. Villagers collectively decided & set up the temple with belief that praying to the deity would definitely offer respite to people from Coronavirus. All Covid protocols have gone for a toss as people continue to crowd inside the temple to offer prayers and receive prasad from the priest.
The Delta variant identified as B.1.617.2 of SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus detected in India is believed to be the most infectious to have emerged so far; According to the vaccination distribution plan of the Centre, it will consider a number of factors of states before allocating Coronavirus vaccines to them; The National Institute of Virology in Pune has identified yet another variant of the Covid-19 virus; A court at Durban in South Africa has sentenced a great-granddaughter of Mahatma Gandhi to seven years in jail.
#DeltaVariant #NewVaccinePolicy #IncomeTaxWebsite
Union home minister Amit Shah held a review meeting on Monday with chief ministers of West Bengal, Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and lieutenant governor of Andaman and Nicobar Islands to discuss the preparedness for very severe cyclone Yaas, which is likely to make a landfall on the eastern coast on Wednesday. The East Coast Railway has cancelled 90 trains running on this route. It is likely to cancel 10 more by this evening as Cyclone Yaas gains momentum before intensifying into a severe storm.
#Yaas #CycloneYaas #WestBengal
Actor Sonu Sood has been a messiah for many Indians in India's Coronavirus Pandemic. He has reached out to a maximum number of people through the Sood foundation which is run by him. Applauding one such person who recently made a kind contribution to the actor’s foundation, Sonu Sood called this girl from Andhra Pradesh, ‘the richest Indian.’
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As India battles the deadly second wave of Coronavirus Pandemic, another horryfying case of deaths due to lack of oxygen comes to light, Eleven Covid patients who were in the ICU ward died at a government hospital in Andhra Pradesh's Tirupati on Monday evening after the supply of medical oxygen was disrupted.
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