Centre allocates additional 19,420 vials of Amphotericin-B to the states/UTs

Centre has sent more vials for the treatment of fungal treatment.  An additional 19,420 vials of Amphotericin-B have been allocated to all states/UTs and Central Institutions on  May 24, 2021, according to a press release. Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilizers, Shri D.V Sadananda Gowda in the press release said that Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and […]

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India records 2.2 lakh Covid cases and 4,454 deaths in the last 24 hours

India’s active cases have dipped to 27,20716 and the recovery rate has improved to 88.69 percent. Bengaluru: India recorded 2.2 lakh fresh Covid cases taking the overall count to 2.67 crore. 4,454 people died in the last 24 hours taking the total number of deaths to 3,03,720.  Haryana, Delhi, Rajasthan and Karnataka have extended the […]

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Covid-19: India sees a deadly breakout of ‘Black Fungus’

As the country battles the second wave of Covid-19, cases of mucormycosis or black fungus has been on the rise.  Delhi- Disturbing reports of a fungal infection, mucormycosis, leading to blindness and removal of jaw bones in some cases, have been rising with the rise in the number of Covid-19 cases in the past two […]

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