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The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare is an Indian government ministry charged with health policy in India. It is also responsible for all government programs relating to family planning in India.

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Health Ministry calls upon states to prioritize second dose of COVID-19
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Health Ministry calls upon states to prioritize second dose of COVID-19

The Health Ministry has urged states to ensure all beneficiaries who have taken the first dose of COVID-19 are prioritised for the second dose.

Kejriwal urges Centre to increase monthly supply of Covid vaccines, fix uniform price for providing to govt, private hospitals
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Kejriwal urges Centre to increase monthly supply of Covid vaccines, fix uniform price for providing to govt, private hospitals

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday wrote to Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan urging to increase the monthly supply of vaccines to the national capital.

COVID-19: Over 2.86 lakh beneficiaries in 18-44 age group vaccinated on May 8
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COVID-19: Over 2.86 lakh beneficiaries in 18-44 age group vaccinated on May 8

The Union Health Ministry informed that as many as 2,86,800 beneficiaries of the age group 18 to 44 years received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine on Saturday.

Harsh Vardhan urges citizens to not skip second dose of COVID vaccine
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Harsh Vardhan urges citizens to not skip second dose of COVID vaccine

Reiterating the importance of full protection through two Covid Vaccine doses, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Saturday appealed to all citizens to get the second dose which boosts the immunity against Covid manifold, adding that 53,25,000 doses will be supplied to the states soon.

No new COVID-19 case reported in 180 districts in last 7 days, says Harsh Vardhan
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No new COVID-19 case reported in 180 districts in last 7 days, says Harsh Vardhan

Not a single new case of COVID-19 was reported in 180 districts in the country in the past seven days and no fresh infections were recorded in 18 districts in the last two weeks, said Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Saturday.

Harsh Vardhan holds talks with US counterpart, says two countries have strong collaboration in public health
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Harsh Vardhan holds talks with US counterpart, says two countries have strong collaboration in public health

India and the US have developed strong collaboration in the area of public health which extends to building and enhancing co-operation and support in the unprecedented times of COVID-19 pandemic, Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan said on Thursday.

Centre reviews preparedness of 5 states in Eastern India to face Covid, highlights 5 areas of action
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Centre reviews preparedness of 5 states in Eastern India to face Covid, highlights 5 areas of action

The Centre on Wednesday reviewed the preparedness of five States in eastern India to face the current phase of the COVID pandemic and highlighted five critical areas of action.

Notify drugs for COVID-19 treatment under Essential Commodities Act: Chhattisgarh CM
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Notify drugs for COVID-19 treatment under Essential Commodities Act: Chhattisgarh CM

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Thursday urged Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan to notify medicines used in the treatment of COVID-19 under the Essential Commodities Act.

Attempt being made to spread misinformation on phase III of Covid-19 vaccination drive: Harsh Vardhan
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Attempt being made to spread misinformation on phase III of Covid-19 vaccination drive: Harsh Vardhan

Addressing concerns raised by some quarters on the recently announced 'Liberalized and Accelerated Phase III Strategy of Covid-19 Vaccination', Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on Sunday took a swipe at "certain political leaders" from the Opposition who are indulging in "needless politics" and spreading "misinformation".

Union Health Secy writes to states for systematic implementation of phase III of vaccination drive
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Union Health Secy writes to states for systematic implementation of phase III of vaccination drive

Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan on Sunday wrote to Additional Chief Secretaries, Principal Secretaries, and to the health department of all states and union territories about facilitating the systematic implementation of phase III of the COVID-19 vaccination drive from May 1.

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