Private hospitals with less than 100 beds can take a call on whether they want to reserve any beds for Covid patients
The total number of jabs administered in India is more than in countries like the US, the UK, Germany, France, and Italy
2DG reduces a patient's average recovery time by two and a half days and oxygen demand by up to 40%.
The active cases declined to 5,72,994 comprising 1.89% of the total infections, while the national Covid-19 recovery rate has improved to 96.80%
Gymnasium owners said although they have suffered losses, they are gearing up to open their facilities from Monday.
The number of active cases has further declined to 5,86,403 and now comprises 1.94% of the total infections.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi underlined a need to involve NGOs and other organisations in efforts to expand the vaccine drive
More than 1.45 crore Covid-19 vaccine doses are still available with the States and Union Territories to be administered further
While the national Covid-19 recovery rate has improved to 96.72%, the weekly case positivity rate has come down to 2.97%
The government should also try to ensure that none abuses the exemption to evade tax