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India Crosses 1 Billion Covid-19 Vaccination

Covid-19: PM Modi Congratulates India As Half Of Adult Population Gets Fully Vaccinated

Dec 06, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

As the Union Health Minister informed on Sunday that India has now vaccinated half of its adult population, Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated the nation on twitter.

India Registers 10,126 New Covid-19 Cases, Active Cases Continue To Dip

Nov 09, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The fresh registered Covid-19 cases are the lowest in the country in 266 days, as per the Union Health Ministry data.

Covid-19 Spikes Ahead Of Diwali But Active Cases Remain Lowest In 253 Days

With only 1,48,579 active Covid-19 cases in the country, the count is the lowest in 252 days. As Indians are gearing up to socialize on Diwali, the Covid-19 situation in India is better than that of the last year.

Covid-19: India Records 12,514 New Cases; Active Cases Lowest In 248 Days

Nov 01, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

According to Union Ministry of Health's data, active Covid-19 cases in India have been recorded at 1,58,817, the lowest in 248 days while fresh cases recorded yesterday were 12,514.

One Billion Covid Vaccinations: Are Other Countries Doing Better Than India?

While BJP government is celebrating the occasion, the opposition is calling it the govt’s failure as just about 21 per cent of India’s total population has received both doses of the Covid vaccine.


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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