In Delhi, there are primarily two types of variants -- B.1.617 and the UK strain -- found in the genome sequenced samples, the NCDC director said.
Published on Apr 23, 2021 07:30 PM IST
PTI | , New Delhi
Delhi health department officials said this time around 17,000 people are expected to be surveyed to check the prevalence of antibodies in them amid the raging Covid-19 outbreak
Updated on Aug 31, 2020 10:26 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Correspondent
The case rate among contacts of an infected person appears surprisingly low. This gives hope
Updated on Jul 30, 2020 06:02 AM IST
The court’s direction came after the Delhi government additional standing counsel Satyakam submitted that they had collected 21,793 antibody samples from Delhi from June 27 to July 5 and had sent these to NCDC, which had not given the Covid-19 results to date.
Updated on Jul 15, 2020 06:39 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Richa Banka
Dr Ram Singh, joint director of the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), and head of the Centre for Medical Entomology and Vector Management, New Delhi, has been sent to the sick bay after he tested positive for Dengue and Chikungunya on Saturday.
Updated on Oct 21, 2019 02:01 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Patna | Ruchir Kumar
The Union health ministry has also dispatched a team of experts from NIV for conducting tests on bats that are known to be the carriers of the virus in and around Ernakulam district.
Updated on Jun 04, 2019 12:47 PM IST
At 21, the death toll from swine flu in Delhi this year (till March 24) is already the highest since 2010 when the H1N1 virus infection killed 77 in the entire year, according to data from the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
Updated on Mar 27, 2019 08:09 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Anonna Dutt
A seven-year-old boy in Kerala’s Malappuram district has tested positive for West Nile Virus (WNV) disease, which spreads from birds to humans with the bite of an infected Culex mosquito.
Updated on Mar 15, 2019 07:36 AM IST
More than 2,500 cases of seasonal influenza (H1N1), also known as swine flu, were recorded in just one week in India, between February 24 and March 3, according to a report by the National Centre for Disease Control.
Updated on Mar 06, 2019 08:52 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondent
According to officials of the district health department, the woman was admitted on January 4 in a private hospital in the city with shortness of breath, a typical symptom of the influenza. She died later due to further complications.
Updated on Feb 01, 2019 11:15 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | HT Correspondent, Gurugram
Health officials ask people not to panic, say district is ready to tackle H1N1 and has isolation wards, referral centres in place.
Updated on Sep 19, 2018 02:23 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Noida |Snehil Sinha
The scheme aims to drastically improve the rural economy by giving a boost to the co-operative, farm and allied sectors.
Updated on Sep 07, 2018 12:24 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | Deep Joshi, Dehradun
The investment is proposed in sectors such as cement, IT, auto parts, guar gum powder, liquor manufacturing, textiles and cement.
Updated on Jul 18, 2018 09:56 PM IST
Apart from the NCDC, the state has got proposals from two other banks agreeing to extend the credit and the government will decide which one to choose, depending on who was offering the lower rate of interest
Updated on May 25, 2018 10:24 PM IST
A team from the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) is also in Kerala to investigate the source of transmission after NIV confirmed three deaths on Sunday.
Updated on May 23, 2018 03:13 PM IST
The child, Sujit Wadia, had been bitten by an infected stray dog in April in Bhiwandi.
Updated on May 15, 2018 11:05 AM IST
Hindustan Times | , MumbaiSadaguru Pandit
In Uttarakhand, only 40 metric tonnes trout is produced per annum. Officials say the state has capacity to produce upto 2000 metric tonnes trout
Updated on Apr 10, 2018 11:11 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | Deep Joshi