A- A A+
Last Updated : Jul 9 2020 10:12PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
India performing, reforming, transforming & offering new economic opportunities: PM Modi            PM Modi assures of all possible assistance to people during corona crisis            India not yet reached community transmission stage of COVID-19: Health Ministry            Diplomatic & military officials of India-China to continue meetings over disengagement and de-escalation: MEA            Chhattisgarh: 25 Maoists surrender in Dantewada district           

State News

May 13, 2020
7:04AM

J&K LG briefs Union Health Minister about measures taken in UT to control COVID-19

@drharshvardhan
Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu yesterday briefed Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare, through video conferencing, about the effective measures undertaken by the Government for prevention, containment and management of COVID-19 in the Union Territory. He apprised the Union Minister about ‘Swasthya Nidhi’ application that provides an ideal platform to reach out to each household in the UT.
 
He informed that a robust mechanism has been put in place for door to door survey, with 90% coverage under ‘Swasthya Nidhi’ already done for effectively combating the spread of COVID-19. AIR Correspondent reports that RNA extractors have been procured by the UT Administration for enhancing testing capacity for COVID-19. 

J&K is among the top States/UTs in the country in terms of COVID-19 testing per million population. The Union Minister expressed satisfaction over the UT Administration’s efforts in mitigating the spread of COVID-19 pandemic in J&K.       
 

   Related News

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 9 (Jul) Midday News 9 (Jul) Evening News 9 (Jul) Hourly 9 (Jul) (1710hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 9 (Jul) दोपहर समाचार 9 (Jul) समाचार संध्या 9 (Jul) प्रति घंटा समाचार 9 (Jul) (2200hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 9 (Jul) Khabrein(Day) 9 (Jul) Khabrein(Eve) 9 (Jul)
Aaj Savere 9 (Jul) Parikrama 9 (Jul)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 9 (Jul) Samayki 9 (Jul) Sports Scan 23 (Mar) Spotlight/News Analysis 9 (Jul) Samachar Darshan 22 (Mar) Radio Newsreel 21 (Mar)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 12 (Mar) Surkhiyon Mein 9 (Jul) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 11 (Mar) Vaad-Samvaad 17 (Mar) Money Talk 17 (Mar) Current Affairs 6 (Mar) Sanskrit Saptahiki 5 (Jul)
  • Money Matters 22 (Mar)
  • International News 22 (Mar)
  • Press Review 23 (Mar)
  • From the States 23 (Mar)
  • Let's Connect 22 (Mar)
  • 360°- Ek Parivesh 23 (Mar)
  • Know Your Constitution 30 (Jan)
  • Ek Bharat Shreshta Bharat 22 (Mar)
  • Sanskriti Darshan 23 (Mar)
  • Fit India New India 23 (Mar)
  • Weather Report 21 (Mar)
  • North East Diaries 22 (Mar)
  • 150 Years of Bapu 22 (Mar)
  • Sector Specific Discussions 22 (Mar)