Tag: WHO

CM launches Polio Vaccination drive, 6, 44,036 children to be administer...

Joginder Nagar: The Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur administered Polio Drops to the children on the occasion of launching Polio Vaccination drive in the...

Nadda’s contribution to global tobacco control gets WHO recognition

Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare JP Nadda conferred the WHO Director-General’s Special Recognition Award for global tobacco control. The global recognition was...

Empty Nest Syndrome plagues elderly in Shimla

Shimla: Indira Gandhi Medical College (IGMC) doctors study shows that one­tenth of elderly residing in district Shimla are suffering from depression. A study titled...

Mission Indradhanush: Nadda seeks support for full immunization awareness of children

For creating awareness to fully immunize every child against all vaccine preventable diseases in the country, the Minister for Health & Family Welfare JP...

Laboratory based Measles Surveillance Programme launched

Health and Family Welfare Minister Kaul Singh Thakur said that the State Government was fully committed to control Measles mortality in the State and...

Tobacco control drive bearing remarkable results in Himachal

Himachal Pradesh has made a niche for doing a great job in tobacco control by having achieved the target of making all the district...

WHO takes India’s name off polio endemic countries list

World Health Organisation has taken off India’s name from the list of polio endemic countries. This announcement was made by Health Minister Ghulam Nabi...

MBBS seats increased to 100 in Medical College, Tanda

Health Minister Dr. Rajeev Bindal said that MBBS seats in Dr. Rajendra Prasad Medical College, Tanda had been increased from 50 to 100 and...

Government Medical College Tanda enlisted as WHO Collaborating Centre in India

Health Minister Dr. Rajeev Bindal announced that Dr. R.P. Government Medical College, Tanda has been enlisted as WHO Collaborating Centre in India for specialties...