The SEC is to issue SOPs to be followed during the election on April 30 and also during the counting of votes.
In the coming days, Apollo Diagnostics will set-up similar facilities across the city with each facility having the capacity to collect samples of at least 250 persons in a day.
From 6,159 infections on April 1 number rises to 42,853 on April 19
On offer are seven-day packages with single room costing Rs 40,000 and twin sharing rooms costing Rs 30,000
Central Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba held a high-level review meeting with Chief Secretaries and Health Secretaries of all States to review and discuss the Covid management and response strategy.
According to a notification issued by the health department, passengers should undergo RT-PCR tests within 72 hours of the flight departure
All passengers arriving from the UK are now being tested for COVID-19 at Delhi airport, Health Minister Satyendar Jain told reporters.
This development calls for enhanced epidemiological surveillance, enhanced containment and other measures to effectively tackle the challenge.
The actor in his tweet said that the earlier reports of the RT PCR test conducted on him turned positive due to faulty kits.
At a meeting of the business advisory committee of Lok Sabha, most political parties favoured curtailment of the session
Union health ministry Secretary Rajesh Bhushan said the positivity rate of healthcare workers is tracked by the ministry and shared with the states and UTs as the medical professionals are precious resources
"BCCI will be spending something in the tune of Rs 10 crore for the COVID tests. Around 75 healthcare workers who are part of the company are a part of the IPL testing process,"
The BCCI doesn't want to leave anything to chance as far as safety of players and officials is concerned and the healthcare workers have been put in a separate hotel.
England and Australia will be playing three T20 Internationals at the Ageas Bowl on September 4, 6 and 8 while the ODIs will be held on September 11, 13 and 16 at the Old Trafford
The teams have been told to not fly out before August 20 so that they can carry out the necessary testing protocols and the quarantine drill if needed.
This test has an unprecedented low cost of less than Rs 400 per test.
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