PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT
Rahul Gandhi has 'limited' understanding: Nadda on his COVID-19 comments
Talking about the pandemic in his address to the party workers via social media, Nadda described migrant workers as the “strong arms” of the country and said the BJP is standing with them, and its workers and the Centre are doing everything for their safe journey to their destinations.
Doctor in SC questions Centre's new SOP ending 14-day mandatory quarantine of COVID-19 health workers
A bench of Justices Ashok Bhushan, SK K...
India felt 'big jolt' with the sudden spike in cases due to Markaz incident: Harsh Vardhan
India felt a "big jolt" with the sudden spike in c...
Provide personal protective equipment to healthcare workers, appeals Sonia Gandhi
Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday appealed to the Centre to provide personal protective equipment (PPE) such as hazmat sui...
PM Modi says advancements nations make in health sector will matter more than ever
Addressing an event at the Rajiv Gandhi Health University in Bengaluru via video conference, he sought a discussion on whether new models can be conceived that make telemedicine popular on a larger scale.
Macleods' HCQ use for staff raises questions
Drug marker Macleods Pharmaceuticals has decided to put its staff on prophylaxis treatment of hydroxychlroquine (HCQ), even as a debate rages over its efficacy in treating Covid-19 and whether it should be given to non-health workers.
Vedanta starts mass production of Personal Protective Equipment in Gurugram
"The company has imported 23 PPE machines recently in collaboration with the Ministry of Textiles, and has teamed up with authorised apparel manufacturers to roll out over 5000 PPEs per day," an official statement said.
Atmanirbhar Bharat not about India looking inwards, says Piyush Goyal
While the economic package provides a balanced approach to resolving the impact of the pandemic, it offers a clear vision of the future and what India should be.
Masks have become the norm. Now is it time for the face shield?
Shields protect the entire face, including the eyes, and prevent people from touching their faces.
Manufacturing of PPEs, N95 masks ramped up; ensuring quality through stringent protocols: Health minister
"There are some reports in a section of the media expressing concern about the quality of personal protective equipment (PPE) coveralls," the ministry said, clarifying that the products referred to in the reports have no relevance to the procurement being made by the central government.
Protective gear for crew to aircraft deep cleaning - airlines prepare to resume domestic ops
All employees will wear personal protective equipment (PPE) at all times, including cabin crew that will wear protective gowns, face masks and face shields, it said. "The airline will also ensure disinfectant cleaning of all aircraft at the turn-around of every single flight and deep cleaning of all aircraft every 24 hours with approved disinfectant cleaners," Vistara said in a statement.
Covid-19: Tata Trusts, Tata group ties up with two medical institutions to assist health care professionals
The Trusts’ intervention follows the Chairman, Mr. Ratan N. Tata’s statement that “urgent emergency resources need to be deployed to cope with the needs of fighting the Covid-19 crisis, which is one of the toughest challenges the human race will face.”
Coronavirus crisis: Gujarat-based company develops '100% safe', reusable PPE kits
A company based in Vadodara has developed reusable personal protective equipment (PPE) kits to fight coronavirus pandemic. "Wearing these su...
Farhan Akhtar sends PPE kits to Mumbai's Cama hospital
The actor took to social media to thank all those who contributed for the kits.
Centre's guidelines on movement of migrant workers to be strictly followed: MHA
Asked during a press briefing if special trains and private vehicles will also be allowed to transport these people as demanded by some states and others, Joint Secretary in the Union home ministry Punya Salila Srivastava said the orders issued at present were for "using buses and for group of persons".
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