Centre Firm on Vaccine Pricing Policy in SC Affidavit; Typhoid Confusion Delays Covid Treatment in Jharkhand’s Bokaro and Other Stories

‘Little Room for Judicial Interference’: Centre Firm on Vaccine Pricing Policy in SC Affidavit

In its affidavit to the Supreme Court, the Center said that its vaccination policy had been framed to ensure equitable distribution and that there was “little room for judicial interference” in these matters at the time of a pandemic. READ MORE

Typhoid Confusion Delays Covid Treatment in Jharkhand’s Bokaro, Deaths Double in A Month

In Jharkhand’s Bokaro district, deaths have reached more than doubled in the

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Typhoid Confusion Delays Covid Treatment in Jharkhand’s Bokaro, Deaths Double in A Month

In Jharkhand’s Bokaro district, deaths have reached more than doubled in the last one month and the active cases is the fourth-highest in state. But there is an increasing confusion among people between typhoid and Covid-19, which is often delaying timely treatment. According to doctors, this is due to lack of rural messaging and a fear of going for Covid test.

55-year-old Dharmananth Ravidas is among 36 Covid patients at the Sadar Hospital in Bokaro, but it was only a

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Madhya Pradesh: Villagers mistaking corona for typhoid, barely interested in undergoing a test

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BHOPAL: The government is worried about the rising number of corona cases in the cities, as well as in the villages. The main problem in the villages is that most of the people there are hiding the fact that they are afflicted with the coronavirus. The villagers mistake Covid-19 for typhoid and take medicines accordingly.

Rather than recovering, the condition of such people is deteriorating. As a result, many of them are dying. There is a shortage of

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