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Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain.(HT File Photo)

‘Delhi has gained control over second wave of Covid-19’, says Satyendar Jain

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Srivatsan K C | Edited by Avik Roy, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUL 14, 2021 06:44 PM IST
Satyendar Jain also lauded the "timely action and active decision making" by chief minister Arvind Kejriwal.
Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain said he has given one crore rupees to the family of Corona Warrior, who succumbed to the disease.(Satyendar Jain/Twitter)
Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain said he has given one crore rupees to the family of Corona Warrior, who succumbed to the disease.(Satyendar Jain/Twitter)

Delhi govt gives 1 crore financial aid to deceased Covid-19 warrior's kin

ANI | , New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUN 05, 2021 08:02 PM IST
On the shortage of vaccines in Delhi, Jain said the central government has done this deliberately.
Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain visits five under-construction hospital sites of the Delhi Government, in New Delhi. (ANI Photo)
Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain visits five under-construction hospital sites of the Delhi Government, in New Delhi. (ANI Photo)

Jain visits under-construction health projects

By HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUN 03, 2021 04:54 AM IST
  • In a series of tweets on Wednesday, Jain shared details about the status of the projects, including one related to Covid-19 care. He also shared picture of the sites.
Government orders on Thursday said top priority is to be given to medical oxygen and establishing strong supply-chain management of all essential items.(Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO)
Government orders on Thursday said top priority is to be given to medical oxygen and establishing strong supply-chain management of all essential items.(Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO)

Health infrastructure gets boost as Delhi preps for next Covid wave

By HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 31, 2021 06:05 AM IST
  • The administration is attempting to create its own model of predicting the onset of such Covid surges.
Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain.(HT_PRINT)
Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain.(HT_PRINT)

'Covishield for 18-44 age group over, centers to be shut': Satyendar Jain

Written by Prashasti Singh, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 21, 2021 12:49 PM IST
Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain said the city was out of Covishield vaccines for the 18-44 age group and the available stock of Covaxin vaccine was about to get over soon.
"Covaxin stock has almost ended. We only have 2-3 days of stock for Covidshield vaccines for 18- 44 years of age group," Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain said.(HT File Photo)
"Covaxin stock has almost ended. We only have 2-3 days of stock for Covidshield vaccines for 18- 44 years of age group," Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain said.(HT File Photo)

Covaxin stock has almost ended, Covishield to last for 3 days in Delhi: Jain

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Srivatsan K C, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 14, 2021 01:58 PM IST
“Central govt is a partner in Covaxin's manufacturing so they can share the formula with others. Centre should cap prices of all vaccines and it should not be more than 150 per dose,” Health minister Satyendar Jain said.
Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain. (File photo)
Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain. (File photo)

Centre should import Covid-19 vaccine, says Delhi health minister Jain

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Deepali Sharma | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 13, 2021 05:59 PM IST
To increase the vaccine supply in the country, Satyendra Jain on Thursday suggested sharing the formula of Covishield - produced by Serum Institute of India (SII) - and Covaxin - manufactured by Bharat Biotech - with all the Indian manufacturers.
The fourth wave of the Covid-19 pandemic in Delhi is very much there but its peak has been declining since the last week of April, health minister Satyendar Jain said. (Twitter/@AamAadmiParty)
The fourth wave of the Covid-19 pandemic in Delhi is very much there but its peak has been declining since the last week of April, health minister Satyendar Jain said. (Twitter/@AamAadmiParty)

Delhi’s Covid positivity rate declining, but we can’t be at ease: Satyendar Jain

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Harshit Sabarwal | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 11, 2021 03:42 PM IST
Delhi on Monday saw a considerable dip in its daily Covid-19 disease tally after 12,651 new cases were reported, the lowest since April 12. The positivity rate dropped below 20 per cent (19.10 per cent exact) for the first time since April 14.
"Scientists say that the virus spreads rapidly in this wave but it is less severe,” Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain said. (ANI)
"Scientists say that the virus spreads rapidly in this wave but it is less severe,” Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain said. (ANI)

Delhi govt to create micro containment zones to check Covid-19 spread

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Srivatsan K C, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 05, 2021 03:58 PM IST
“More than 80 thousand tests are being conducted in Delhi every day. In addition, infection will be prevented by creating micro containment zones," health minister Satyendar Jain said.
“Orders have been issued to big private hospitals to add 230 ICU beds as well as 842 normal beds," Satyendar Jain said.(ANI)
“Orders have been issued to big private hospitals to add 230 ICU beds as well as 842 normal beds," Satyendar Jain said.(ANI)

33 big private hospitals told to augment bed capacity for Covid patients

By Anonna Dutt, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 01, 2021 02:55 AM IST
"There are enough beds in Delhi govt hospitals. The overall occupancy in hospitals is around 25%," Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain said.
Delhi health minster Satyendar Jain attributed the rising number of cases to the fact that many people were still not wearing face masks.(ANI Twitter)
Delhi health minster Satyendar Jain attributed the rising number of cases to the fact that many people were still not wearing face masks.(ANI Twitter)

'Will ramp up Covid-19 testing, conduct over 80k tests daily': Satyendar Jain

Written by Prashasti Singh, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 31, 2021 12:46 PM IST
Jain further said an order was issued to increase the number of beds in ICU wards of private hospitals catering to Covid-19 patients, adding that there were enough hospital beds available for Covid-19 patients in government-run hospitals.
“In order to stop the increase in the number of cases, we have increased the rate of testing with around 85,000 to 90,000 tests being conducted each day," Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain said.(ANI)
“In order to stop the increase in the number of cases, we have increased the rate of testing with around 85,000 to 90,000 tests being conducted each day," Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain said.(ANI)

No possibility of a lockdown in Delhi, says Jain

By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 28, 2021 03:48 AM IST
"The lockdown was extended again and again, but the virus did not stop. So, lockdown is not the solution," says Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain.
Satyendar Jain asserted that the ambulance response time was "reduced and it was ensured that it reached the patients' home within 15 minutes of the call".(PTI)
Satyendar Jain asserted that the ambulance response time was "reduced and it was ensured that it reached the patients' home within 15 minutes of the call".(PTI)

'Delhi government's healthcare system no less than private systems': Jain

PTI | , New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 13, 2021 11:19 PM IST
Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain said he was proud that the "Delhi government's healthcare system was no less than that of a private healthcare system in fighting the pandemic".
"Power Minister Satyendra Jain has directed all buildings that have a parking capacity of more than 100 vehicles to set aside at least 5 per cent of it for EVs along with suitable slow EV chargers," a government official said.(ANI)
"Power Minister Satyendra Jain has directed all buildings that have a parking capacity of more than 100 vehicles to set aside at least 5 per cent of it for EVs along with suitable slow EV chargers," a government official said.(ANI)

Delhi government asks commercial buildings to reserve 5% parking space for EVs

PTI | , New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 12, 2021 02:33 PM IST
With this, Delhi can have more than 10,000 charging points for electric vehicles by December, a government official said.
Jain’s comments came during a discussion on the spike in auto fuel prices, kitchen staples, edible oil and other essential commodities in the capital in the past few weeks.(PTI)
Jain’s comments came during a discussion on the spike in auto fuel prices, kitchen staples, edible oil and other essential commodities in the capital in the past few weeks.(PTI)

In assembly, Satyendar Jain ‘dares’ Centre to bring fuel prices under GST ambit

By Abhishek Dey
PUBLISHED ON MAR 11, 2021 01:33 AM IST
Currently, in Delhi, consumers pay VAT at the rate of 30% on petrol and 16.75% on diesel.
Delhi Public Works Department Minister Satyendra Jain chairs a meeting in New Delhi on Friday. (ANI Photo)
Delhi Public Works Department Minister Satyendra Jain chairs a meeting in New Delhi on Friday. (ANI Photo)

Govt floats tender to select agency for setting up 100 e-charging points

By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 06, 2021 01:37 AM IST
Most of the chosen sites are located outside Metro stations and at bus depots in the city, power minister Satyendar Jain said.
Satyendar Jain did not mention the exact day when the vaccination will begin for the city’s estimated 600,000 front line workers.(ANI)
Satyendar Jain did not mention the exact day when the vaccination will begin for the city’s estimated 600,000 front line workers.(ANI)

Front line staff to get Covid jabs later this week; 77 centres added

By Abhishek Dey, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 03, 2021 04:21 AM IST
"The govt should stress the vaccine is for prevention and India is yet to witness a second wave like several other countries," Dr Namrata Makkar of the Rajiv Gandhi Super Speciality Hospital said.
A worker sanitises Parliament House premises during the Budget Session, in New Delhi on Monday.(PTI Photo)
A worker sanitises Parliament House premises during the Budget Session, in New Delhi on Monday.(PTI Photo)

Delhi records 3 Covid-19 deaths, lowest in 10 months

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 02, 2021 07:40 AM IST
The number of Covid-19 cases recorded in Delhi stood at 121 on Monday, according to health bulletin released by the authorities. With this, the national capital's tally reached 6,35,217.
Some people decided not to turn up at the last moment, Satyendar Jain has said. (ANI)
Some people decided not to turn up at the last moment, Satyendar Jain has said. (ANI)

Why many in Delhi skipped 1st-day vaccine, explains Satyendar Jain

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh
UPDATED ON JAN 17, 2021 06:36 PM IST
In Delhi, a total of 4,319 healthcare workers — 53.3 per cent of those registered — got the vaccine shots on the first day of the Covid-19 vaccination drive on Saturday. The vaccine drive in the city will be held four times a week.
A total of 75,724 Covid-19 tests were conducted on Friday which included 38,839 RT-PCR/CBNAAT/TrueNat tests and the remaining 36,885 rapid antigen tests.(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)
A total of 75,724 Covid-19 tests were conducted on Friday which included 38,839 RT-PCR/CBNAAT/TrueNat tests and the remaining 36,885 rapid antigen tests.(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

Delhi registers 444 new Covid-19 cases, 10 more deaths; positivity rate dips to 0.59%

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com| Edited by: Harshit Sabarwal
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2021 05:35 PM IST
Since last week of December 2019, the daily coronavirus infection tally in the national capital remained below the 1,000-mark after 803 cases were reported on December 21. In the first week of January, the national capital reported less than 500 Covid-19 cases daily except on January 6 when 654 cases were added.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal addressing a press conference on the national capital's Covid-19 vaccine arrangements, at his residence in New Delhi, India on Thursday, December 24, 2020. (HT Photo)
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal addressing a press conference on the national capital's Covid-19 vaccine arrangements, at his residence in New Delhi, India on Thursday, December 24, 2020. (HT Photo)

‘To protect Delhiites’: Delhi govt announces rules for UK returnees

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Arpan Rai
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2021 03:08 PM IST
“All those arriving from UK, who test positive will be isolated in an isolation facility. Negative ones will be taken to a quarantine facility for 7 days followed by 7 days home quarantine,” chief minister Arvind Kejriwal tweeted.
On December 27, the government reduced the ICU beds reservation to 60%(HT PHOTO)
On December 27, the government reduced the ICU beds reservation to 60%(HT PHOTO)

Fewer reserved ICU beds in private facilities

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Richa Banka
PUBLISHED ON JAN 08, 2021 02:53 AM IST
The government said these four private hospitals shall reserve 30% of their total bed capacity for the treatment of Covid-19 patients and 40% of their total ICU beds, or at least twice the number of occupied Covid-19 ICU beds as on January 5, whichever is higher, for the treatment of Covid-19 patients
The active cases tally on Thursday dropped to 4,168 from 4,481 the previous day.(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT Photo)
The active cases tally on Thursday dropped to 4,168 from 4,481 the previous day.(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT Photo)

486 fresh cases in capital, test positivity rate drops to 0.63%

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 08, 2021 02:39 AM IST
The new cases on Thursday resulted from the 77,522 tests conducted the previous day, including 43,347 RT-PCR tests and 34,175 rapid antigen tests, according to the bulletin issued by the Delhi health department.
Senior officials in the state chief electoral officer’s (Delhi CEO) office said the Delhi government estimate of 4.2 million is “nearly correct”.(HT Photo)
Senior officials in the state chief electoral officer’s (Delhi CEO) office said the Delhi government estimate of 4.2 million is “nearly correct”.(HT Photo)

Vaccine drive: Those below 50 but with comorbidities may spike numbers under third category

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Anonna Dutt and Sweta Goswami, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 07, 2021 05:34 AM IST
Government data accessed by HT showed that the 4.2 million beneficiaries in the third category are only those above the age of 50 years as per the electoral rolls. The age of the beneficiary as on January 1 will be considered for vaccination.
A health worker collects a swab sample for coronavirus testing at Anand Vihar Bus Terminal, in New Delhi.(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)
A health worker collects a swab sample for coronavirus testing at Anand Vihar Bus Terminal, in New Delhi.(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

Delhi records slight rise in number of Covid-19 cases in last 24 hours

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
PUBLISHED ON JAN 06, 2021 11:20 PM IST
Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Saturday had tweeted that the positivity rate had been below one per cent for the past 11 days, and fresh cases were the lowest since May 17.
There will be two cold chain equipment for storage. The ground and first floors of the utility block, measuring about 4,700 sq ft, will be used for the storage facility on the hospital premises.(Sanchit Khanna/HT photo)
There will be two cold chain equipment for storage. The ground and first floors of the utility block, measuring about 4,700 sq ft, will be used for the storage facility on the hospital premises.(Sanchit Khanna/HT photo)

Covid vaccination in Delhi: Over 500 centres in phase-1, facility being set up for 2-8 degrees C storage

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Deepali Sharma
PUBLISHED ON JAN 04, 2021 06:11 PM IST
A total of 1,000 vaccination centres will be set up. And, 500-600 centres will be set up in the first phase, for which work is underway in full swing.
Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain speaks to media during a press conference, in New Delhi.(ANI)
Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain speaks to media during a press conference, in New Delhi.(ANI)

Delhi prepared to start vaccinations, says health minister Jain

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 04, 2021 02:58 AM IST
The city government had earlier estimated the number of people who would be administered vaccines in priority at 5.1 million – of which the number of people aged over 50 years and those with co-morbidities was pegged at 4.2 million.
The health minister had said on Saturday all residents of Delhi, who were eligible, will be given the Covid-19 vaccines free of cost and that the government had made all arrangements from storing the shots to administering the doses.(PTI file photo)
The health minister had said on Saturday all residents of Delhi, who were eligible, will be given the Covid-19 vaccines free of cost and that the government had made all arrangements from storing the shots to administering the doses.(PTI file photo)

Healthcare, frontline workers to be vaccinated in first phase in Delhi: Satyendar Jain as Centre approves 2 vaccines

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com| Edited by: Harshit Sabarwal
UPDATED ON JAN 03, 2021 01:49 PM IST
“There are three lakh healthcare workers and six lakh frontline workers in Delhi who will be administered with the Covid-19 vaccine,” Jain was quoted as saying by news agency ANI.
Banners outside a Covid-19 vaccination center set up in Delhi, India, on Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021.(Bloomberg)
Banners outside a Covid-19 vaccination center set up in Delhi, India, on Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021.(Bloomberg)

Delhi records 494 Covid-19 cases, lowest in over seven months

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Arpan Rai
UPDATED ON JAN 02, 2021 04:29 PM IST
Marking a steady decline in cases since December 24, Delhi has seen cases between 400 and 800 after the state authorities ramped up efforts to control the infection spread in the last week.
FILE: Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain speaks to media during a press conference, in New Delhi. (ANI Photo)
FILE: Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain speaks to media during a press conference, in New Delhi. (ANI Photo)

Will Delhi residents get Covid-19 vaccine for free? Health minister Satyendar Jain answers

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Karan Manral
UPDATED ON JAN 02, 2021 12:58 PM IST
On Saturday, Union health minister Dr Harsh Vardhan, too, reiterated vaccines will be provided “for free” not just in Delhi, but across the country.
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