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Updated : 1 month ago IST
Panaji (Goa) [India], Aug 21 (ANI): Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Thursday interacted with coronavirus-recovered patients in a bid to create awareness against the social stigma attached to the disease.
Updated : 1 month, 4 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 26 (ANI): Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday expressed his anguish over instances of stigmatizing COVID-19 patients who succumbed to coronavirus.
Updated : 2 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], June 30 (ANI): "Hume bimaari se ladna hai, beemar se nahi, unse bhedbhaav na kare (We have to fight the disease, not the patients, so don't discriminate them)," says a vital public service announcement from the government of India which aims to fight the stigma around coro
Updated : 3 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], June 17 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday underlined the emotional aspect of the battle against coronavirus, including battling the fear of being afflicted and the stigma attached, by making people aware of the high number of those who have defeated the v
Updated : 4 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 10 (ANI): With the number of COVID-19 cases continuously increasing in the country, there have been several incidents of name and shame, discrimination, verbal abuse and hostility with patients' families, doctors, and health workers, highlighting the stigma attached to
Updated : 4 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], April 28 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday urged the people of the state not to stigmatise coronavirus patients and subject them to social discrimination, saying the virus can infect anyone.
New Delhi [India], April 28 (ANI): Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan has directed authorities of All India Institute Medical Sciences (AIIMS) and other premier medical institutions to take proactive measures to combat COVID-19 in their respective states, and create awareness among the s
New Delhi [India], April 27 (ANI): Getting infected by coronavirus is not a stigma, which should be addressed through an intensive campaign, said Lav Agarwal, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, here on Monday.
Updated : 5 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], April 24 (ANI): Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on Friday urged State Health Ministers to ensure that no unnecessary stigma is attached to COVID-19.
New Delhi [India], April 23 (ANI): AIIMS Director Randeep Guleria on Thursday made an appeal to the people to not stigmatise the patients who have recovered from COVID-19 as it is creating problems in the society.
Updated : 5 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], April 15 (ANI): Three of the former Miss Worlds including Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar (India), Miss World 2016 Stephanie Del Valle (Puerto Rico) and Miss World 2018 Vanessa Ponce (Mexico) are coming together to raise awareness about coronavirus and discuss the stigma
Updated : 5 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], April 13 (ANI): Actor Anushka Sharma on Monday condemned the attacks on medical practitioners and discrimination faced by coronavirus patients in the country.