With government giving manufacturers and importers pricing freedom, SII has said that Covishield vaccine will be priced at Rs 400 per dose for state governments and Rs 600 for private hospitals.
Of the positive cases, 69 are health workers, 275 had come from outside the state and 24,921 were infected through contact.
New Delhi, Apr 22 (PTI) Six hospitals in the national capital have exhausted their oxygen supply while seven others have less than five hours of oxygen left, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia told Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Thursday.
Ahmedabad, Apr 22 (PTI) Gujarat added 13,105 new coronavirus cases, its highest one-day rise so far, in the last 24 hours, health officials said on Thursday evening. It took the state's caseload to 4,53,836.
Chennai, Apr 22 (PTI) The Tamil Nadu government on Thursday said it will provide free COVID-19 vaccination for all from May 1, when the next phase of inoculation drive covering all above 18 years would start.
(Eds: Adding detail, minister's comment) Patna, Apr 22 (PTI) More than 750 doctors and health workers of six prominent government hospitals of Bihar have been infected with coronavirus during the ongoing second wave, causing worry for the state government.
Is Bypass Surgery for heart patients avoidable? Senior interventional cardiologist Dr Bansal answers
Faridabad (Haryana) [India], April 22 (ANI/PNN): Yes, the bypass surgery for heart patients is avoidable, said Dr SS Bansal, Senior Interventional Cardiologist at SSB Heart and Multispecialty Hospital, Faridabad.
New Delhi, Apr 22 (PTI) Drug firm Gland Pharma on Thursday said it has received approval from the US health regulator for its generic Foscarnet Sodium injection indicated for treatment of cytomegalovirus retinitis in patients with AIDS.
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American manufacturing facilities are hoarding tens of millions of doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine.
Ahmedabad, Apr 22 (PTI) Misuse, overuse and hoarding are leading to shortages of the drug Remdesivir and in reality there is no shortage, prominent medical professionals' organisations in Gujarat said on Thursday.