Thursday, 2 February, 2023
TopicMansukh Mandaviya

Topic: Mansukh Mandaviya

4 patented HIV, hepatitis & TB drugs now on govt price control list. Controversial ranitidine cut

The latest National List of Essential Medicines released Tuesday includes 384 drugs — 34 medicines have been added to the list, 26 dropped.

Mansukh Mandaviya to release book on PM Modi’s leadership in India’s fight against Covid-19

The book titled 'A Nation To Protect' is author Priyam Gandhi Mody’s third book. It highlights the Prime Minister’s role and motivation during the Covid crisis in the past two years.

Omicron dominant strain in India, over 5 lakh Covid deaths so far, Mandaviya tells Parliament

In a written reply in Rajya Sabha, Mandaviya said the insurance claims worth Rs 808 crore have been paid under PMGKP scheme to kin of 1,616 health workers who died due to Covid.

Mandaviya directs states, UTs to expand teleconsultation amid rise in home isolation cases

During the virtual meeting with health ministers and officials of 9 States & UTs, Mandaviya urged them to adopt the hub and spoke model and open more teleconsultation centres.

Mandaviya pushes for ‘atmanirbharta’ in urea & DAP production using ‘green hydrogen’

During a 'high level' meeting, Union Minister Mansukh Mandaviya urged officials of the Dept of Fertilizers to take necessary steps for sustainable agriculture and the green future of India.

Over 2 crore children in 15-18 age group vaccinated with first dose so far, says Mandaviya

According to health ministry, over 91% of the adult population in India has received at least one dose of the vaccine while more than 66% have been vaccinated with both the doses. 

Unhappy with govt response, Delhi doctors remain on strike, ‘those on Covid duty join protest’

Manish Nigam, who is leading the protest in Delhi, says doctors are 'dissatisfied with response' of Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya after their meeting, want 'immediate action'.

No evidence to suggest existing vaccines don’t work on Omicron variant, Modi govt tells RS

Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said vaccines are expected to still offer protection against severe disease and vaccination with the available Covid vaccines remains crucial.

India ready to fight Omicron, vaccine manufacturing to increase in next 2 months: Mandaviya

Speaking in Rajya Sabha, the health minister said the vaccine manufacturing capacity will be increased to 45 cr doses per month & buffer stock of medicines & oxygen have been prepared.

Modi govt working on policy to boost research in pharmaceutical sector, says Mandaviya

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya says India should not limit itself to manufacturing generic medicines and must conduct research and sell patented drugs to the world market.

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Air quality is better but not enough to banish air purifiers. Here are options for your room & car

What’s the solution for people who cannot leave Delhi? Air purifiers from Dyson's expensive range to Xiaomi's affordable ones can be of help.

NFRA to conduct audit quality inspections of five audit firms

New Delhi, Nov 16 (PTI) The National Financial Reporting Authority (NFRA) will carry out audit quality inspections of five audit firms, including the...


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In a first, six women officers to enter prestigious Defence Services Staff College

As many as 15 women appeared for the examination, out of which six were selected, including one who has made it to the course along with her husband. 

Why military is more for asserting political will, not just about controlling territory

No matter what tactics, doctrine, or weapon system is used, the objective of any war is to control territory, argues Gen. MM Naravane (retd). But it's politics that matters most.