Updated : 2 weeks, 2 days ago IST
New Delhi, Feb 6 (ANI): In a major development, all 645 evacuees from Wuhan have been tested negative against the novel coronavirus (nCoV), the Union Health Ministry informed on Thursday.
Updated : 2 weeks, 5 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): The Union Health Ministry is planning to write to schools across the country, asking them to sensitise the students on the basic hygiene tips to minimise the risk of Novel Coronavirus infection, a senior official told ANI on Monday.
Updated : 3 weeks, 2 days ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Jan 31 (ANI): A team of experts under the Union Health Ministry visited the bird flu affected areas of Bhubaneswar on Thursday.
New Delhi [India], Jan 30 (ANI): The first case of novel coronavirus in India was reported from Kerala, the Union Health ministry confirmed on Thursday.
Updated : 3 weeks, 3 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 29 (ANI): Amid the rising deadly coronavirus scare, the Government of India has issued a travel advisory asking people to refrain from traveling to China.
Updated : 3 weeks, 5 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 27 (ANI): The Union Health Ministry on Monday said that in response to the confirmed case of Conronovirus in Nepal, the Centre has stepped up vigil in districts bordering Nepal.
Updated : 4 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 25 (ANI): Principal Secretary to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday chaired a high-level meeting on coronavirus outbreak and reviewed hospital and laboratory preparedness, measures taken for capacity building of rapid response teams and extensive surveillance
Updated : 4 weeks, 1 day ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 24 (ANI): The Union Health Ministry on Friday said the ICMR-NIV, Pune, has said that four samples, two from Mumbai and one each from Bengaluru and Hyderabad, have tested negative for novel coronavirus (nCoV).
Updated : 1 month ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 22 (ANI): Secretary at the Union Health Ministry, Preeti Sudan, on Wednesday informed that a total number of 43 flights and 9156 passengers arriving from China have been screened for novel coronavirus illness at seven different airports across the country so far.
New Delhi [India], Jan 21 (ANI): In the backdrop of the threat posed by coronavirus, the Union Health Ministry on Tuesday informed that thermal health screening of passengers arriving from China and Hong Kong has now been extended to seven airports across India.
New Delhi [India], Jan 17 (ANI): Witnessing deadly outbreak of Novel Coronavirus (nCoV) in China, the Centre is aggressively reviewing the situation in India. The Union Health Ministry is monitoring the situation in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO).
New Delhi [India], Jan 17 (ANI): The Union Health Ministry has issued advisory to travellers visiting China due to novel coronavirus outbreak in the country.