India records highest number of vaccinations on day one

New Delhi, Jan 18 (UNI) Union health minister Harsh Vardhan on Monday said that India holds the record for the highest number of vaccinations on day one which is much higher than many other countries such as the US, the UK and France.

The Health Minister also noted

COVID vaccine roll out across India very soon : Harsh Vardhan

Chennai, Jan 8 (UNI) Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan today said the COVID vaccination programme would be rolled out across the country very soon.

Talking to reporters after inspecting Tamil Nadu's preparedness for administering the vaccine ahea

Centre taking up COVID vaccination in big way : Harsh Vardhan

Chennai, Jan 4 (UNI) The union government was taking up the vaccination programme against Covid-19 pandemic in a big way, Union Minister for health and family welfare Dr Harsh Vardhan said today. 

Addressing the virtual convocation of Sri Ramachandra

Free COVID vaccine for all: Health Minister

New Delhi, Jan 2 (UNI) Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Saturday informed that the vaccine for novel coronavirus will be administered free of cost to all across the country.

"Not only in Delhi, the vaccine will be free of cost across India", the Hea

COVID-19: Vardhan advises caution during festive season

New Delhi, Nov 9 (UNI) Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Monday warned that the coming winter and festive season pose a significant risk that could threaten the gains made collectively till now against the global pandemic of Novel Coronavirus.

"We all nee

Indian Scientists proved mettle at int'l level: Vardhan

New Delhi, (UNI) Union Minister for Science and Technology Harsh Vardhan on Monday said the scientists of the country have proved their mettle in all fields of science at international level, be it in Artificial Intelligence, Nano Technology, Data Analytics, Astro-Physics, Astron

Harsh Vardhan emphasizes on sturdy community surveillance & tracing contact

Agencies, New Delhi, Mar 24(UNI) With an aim to contain the spread of deadly Coronavirus, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare Dr Harsh Vardhan on Tuesday emphasized on sturdy community surveillance and tracing contact.

Reviewing the status of containment and management of C

No shortage of doctors, medicines in CGHS: Harsh Vardhan

New Delhi, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan told the Lok Sabha on Friday that there was no shortage of doctors and medicines in the Central Government Health Schemes (CGHS). Responding to a question during Question Hour, Dr Vardhan said the past five years have witnessed a lot of reforms in th

Lok Sabha adjourned till 1400 hrs over Gandhi family remark

New Delhi,  The Lok Sabha on Thursday was adjourned till 1400 hrs following uproar over RLP member Hanuman Beniwal's remark on the Gandhi family during a discussion on Coronavirus.As soon as the House reassembled after first adjournment, Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Harsh Var

Govt taking adequate measures to curb spread of Covid-19: Health Minister

New Delhi, Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Harsh Vardhan on Thursday assured the country that the government is taking adequate measures to prevent the spread of the novel Coronavirus disease and constantly reviewing the evolving scenario.Making a suo motu statement in the Lok Sabha, Dr