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Union Environment Minister Launches Awareness Mascot ‘Prakriti’& Green Initiatives for Effective Plastic Waste Management

Newdelhi:5/4/22:The Union Minister of Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Shri Bhupender Yadav today launched ‘Prakriti’, a mascotto spread greater awareness among the masses about small changes that can be sustainably adopted in our lifestyle for a better environment, and various green initiatives taken by Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change and Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to ensure effective ...

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More than 15.62 Crore balance and unutilized vaccine doses still available with States/UTs

New Delhi: 3/4/22:The Union Government is committed to accelerating the pace and expanding the scope of COVID-19 vaccination throughout the country. The nationwide COVID 19 vaccination started on 16th January 2021. The new phase of universalization of COVID-19 vaccination commenced on 21st June 2021. The vaccination drive has been ramped up through availability of more vaccines, advanced visibility of vaccine ...

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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurated the Apollo Cancer Centre (ACC) in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar:1/4/22 Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Friday inaugurated the Apollo Cancer Centre (ACC) in the State capital—Bhubaneswar. With the need to treat the growing number of cancer cases, Apollo Hospital, Bhubaneswar, has built the state-of-the-art Cancer Centre on the same premises with a built-up area of 50,000sqft. It is the first and only cancer centre in Odisha to be equipped ...

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India’s Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds 183.20 Cr

Newdelhi:27/3/22;India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded 183.20 Cr (1,83,20,10,030) as per provisional reports till 7 am today. This has been achieved through 2,17,73,803 sessions. COVID-19 vaccination for the age group 12-14 years was started on 16 March, 2022. So far, more than 1.22 Cr (1,22,01,065) adolescents have been administered the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine. The break-up of the cumulative figure as per ...

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More than 69 lakh Vaccine Doses administered to 12-14 age group so far

Newdelhi:23/3/22:India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has crossed 182 Crore (1,82,19,08,164) today. More than 28 lakh (28,17,612) Vaccine Doses have been administered till 7 pm today. More than 69 lakh (69,99,528) vaccine doses have been administered to 12-14 years age group so far. More than 2.21 Crore (2,21,14,924) Precaution Doses for the identified categories of beneficiaries (HCWs, FLWs and Over 60 years) for COVID vaccination have been administered so far. ...

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Odisha Chief Secretary Reviews Construction & Progress of Bagchi-Shankara Cancer Hospital and Research Center

Bhubaneswar15/3/22:: As a big step towards developing world-class advanced cancer treatment facilities in Bhubaneswar, the construction of Bagchi- Shankara Cancer Hospital and Research Center in Info-valley-II made substantial progress. The progress of the works set the hope of providing service to people by the Car Festival of 2023. This was known from the field level review of the upcoming hospital ...

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More than 17.30 Crore balance and unutilized vaccine doses still available with States/UTs

Newdelhi:15/3/22:The Union Government is committed to accelerating the pace and expanding the scope of COVID-19 vaccination throughout the country. The nationwide COVID 19 vaccination started on 16th January 2021. The new phase of universalization of COVID-19 vaccination commenced on 21st June 2021. The vaccination drive has been ramped up through the availability of more vaccines, advanced visibility of vaccine availability ...

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Condition of co-morbidity for 60+ population removed; all above 60 years now eligible for Precaution Dose of COVID Vaccine

Newdelhi:14/3/22:Union Government after due deliberations with scientific bodies has decided to start COVID19 vaccination for 12-13 yr and 13-14 yr age groups (those born in 2008, 2009 and 2010. i.e. those who are already above 12 years of age) of population from 16th March 2022. The COVID19 vaccine to be administered would be Corbevax manufactured by Biological E. Limited, Hyderabad. It ...

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Union Government decides to expand COVID19 Vaccination for 12-13 yrs and 13-14 yrs age groups

Newdelhi:14/3/22:Union Government after due deliberations with scientific bodies has decided to start COVID19 vaccination for 12-13 yr and 13-14 yr age groups (those born in 2008, 2009 and 2010. i.e. those who are already above 12 years of age) of population from 16th March 2022. The COVID19 vaccine to be administered would be Corbevax manufactured by Biological E. Limited, Hyderabad. It ...

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Bagchi-Sri Shankara Cancer Centre and Research Institute will be ready by July next year

BHUBANESWAR20/2/22:: Odisha Skill Development Authority (OSDA) Chairman Subroto Bagchi on Saturday said work on the Bagchi-Sri Shankara Cancer Centre and Research Institute is going on as per the schedule and will be ready by July next year. Bagchi and Managing Trustee of Shankara Cancer Foundation Dr. BS Srinath met Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at the latter’s residence and discussed the ...

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