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Testing falls in private labs after Haryana slashes cost

Gurugram, Oct. 9 -- After the Haryana government brought down the cost of the Reverse transcription-polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) - the frontline test to detect the SARS-CoV-2 virus causing Covid... Read More


Haryana to stop marking houses of Covid patients

Gurugram, Oct. 9 -- The Haryana government has decided to put an end to the practice of affixing stickers or labels outside the houses of Covid-19 patients, while directing the district administration... Read More


Schools shut, teams will go door to door to administer deworming tablets in city

Gurugram, Oct. 8 -- With no clarity on re-opening of schools in Gurugram, the district health department has planned a reach out and will hold deworming campaign for students aged between one and 19 y... Read More


Revised Covid-19 testing cost valid only for locals

Gurugram, Oct. 4 -- After the Haryana government brought down the cost of the reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) test from Rs.1,600 from Rs.1,200, the district health department,... Read More


New Covid-19 cases show decline of 23% in a week

India, Oct. 3 -- The district has witnessed a decline of nearly 23% in the number of new Covid-19 cases in the past seven days (September 25 - October 1) as compared to the cases recorded during the p... Read More


Haryana cuts RT-PCR testing cost to Rs.1,200

Gurugram, Oct. 3 -- Haryana government Friday reduced the cost for RT-PCR testing - the gold standard for detecting Sars-CoV-2 virus that causes Covid-19 - to Rs.1,200 per test from Rs.1,600 at privat... Read More


Haryana caps RT-PCR testing cost at Rs.1,200

Gurugram, Oct. 3 -- Haryana government Friday reduced the cost for RT-PCR testing - the gold standard for detecting Sars-CoV-2 virus that causes Covid-19 - to Rs.1,200 per test from Rs.1,600 at privat... Read More


More doctors join at-home surveillance

Gurugram, Sept. 25 -- Following Haryana government's directive to increase surveillance of home-isolated Covid-19 patients, the Gurugram health department has added 30 doctors - six MBBS, 24 ayurvedic... Read More


Molecular testing drops in govt labs

Gurugram, Sept. 24 -- In the last one week, the number of daily reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) tests - the gold frontline test for detecting the coronavirus disease (Covid-19... Read More


Subsidised Covid treatment for Haryana residents

Gurugram, Sept. 24 -- The standardised per-day charges for Covid-19 treatment in private hospitals (Rs.8,000-18,000), fixed by the state government in June, will now be applicable only to Haryana resi... Read More