‘Hybrid’ immunity, vaccination behind low covid cases, big third wave unlikely: experts

Is the worst COVID crisis behind India? As cases decline three weeks after Diwali, the answer is likely, with many experts saying the decline is attributed to a large segment of the population already exposed to the virus during the second wave and Immunization campaign is carried forward. While there are always impossibilities, including the … Read more

COVID-19: 11,106 new cases reported in India; The number of active cases has come down to 1,26,620.

India saw a one-day increase of 11,106 new COVID-19 cases, taking the country’s tally to 3,44,89,623, while active cases dropped to 1 per cent, according to data updated by the Union health ministry on Friday. became ,26,620. According to the data updated at 8 am, the death toll has risen to 4,65,082 with 459 deaths … Read more

More synergy between industry, academia in India after COVID-19 pandemic: PSA Vijay Raghavan

Professor K Vijay Raghavan, Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government, said that after the COVID-19 pandemic in India, the synergy between industry and academia has increased and the time has come to elevate this interaction to new developments and research at higher levels. . of India. Addressing the Global Innovation Summit on Pharmaceutical Sector on … Read more

10,229 fresh Covid infections registered in India; Active cases come down to 1,34,096

India’s Covid tally rose to 3,44,47,536 with 10,229 more people testing positive for coronavirus, while active cases declined to 1,34,096, according to data updated by the Union Health Ministry on Monday. The lowest in 523 days. Data updated at 8 am showed the death toll reached 4,63,655 after 125 new deaths were reported. The daily … Read more

COVID-19 pandemic generated 8 million tonnes of plastic waste: Study

According to a study, the COVID-19 pandemic has generated more than eight million tonnes of plastic waste globally, of which more than 25,000 tonnes are entering the oceans. The research, published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, found that a significant portion of this ocean’s plastic debris is expected to make … Read more

Active COVID-19 cases in the country lowest in 262 days

India recorded 11,451 new coronavirus infections, taking the total number of COVID-19 cases in the country to 3,43,66,987, according to data updated by the Union Health Ministry on Monday, while the active cases came down to 1. 42,826, the lowest in 262 days. The death toll rose to 4,61,057 with 266 fresh deaths, according to … Read more