Posts by: Aastha Ahuja

Aastha Ahuja

Budget 2021: Experts Analyse What The Budget Did For Food And Nutrition Schemes

Budget 2021: Experts Analyse What The Budget Did For Food And Nutrition Schemes
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Budget 2021: Nirmala Sitharaman, Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs, announced the Union Budget for the financial year 2021-2022, and released estimated budget expenditure for various nutrition programmes
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We Have To Create Anytime, Anywhere Vaccination Process, Says Dr RS Sharma, Chairman Of The Empowered Group On Vaccinations

We Have To Create Anytime, Anywhere Vaccination Process, Says Dr RS Sharma, Chairman Of The Empowered Group On Vaccinations
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With an aim to conduct the vaccination drive smoothly and to track and monitor beneficiaries the government has introduced an application and dashboard called Co-WIN (COVID Vaccine Intelligence Network)
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Budget 2021: Experts' View On Mission POSHAN 2.0 Announced By Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman To Improve Nutritional Outcomes

Budget 2021: Experts' View On Mission POSHAN 2.0 Announced By Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman To Improve Nutritional Outcomes
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Union Budget 2021: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced the convergence of Supplementary Nutrition Programme and POSHAN Abhiyaan (National Nutrition Mission) to launch mission POSHAN 2.0
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Budget 2021: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Announces Rs. 35,000 Crore For COVID-19 Vaccines

Budget 2021: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Announces Rs. 35,000 Crore For COVID-19 Vaccines
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Budget 2021: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented India’s first paperless Union Budget for the financial year 2021-22 and announced a separate budget for COVID-19 vaccines
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Budget 2021: Increase Spending On Food Safety Net Programmes, Malnutrition And Future Pandemic Prevention, Say Experts

Budget 2021: Increase Spending On Food Safety Net Programmes, Malnutrition And Future Pandemic Prevention, Say Experts
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Budget 2021: Ahead of the release of Union Budget 2021 on February 1, experts share their wish list to eradicate malnutrition and move towards a healthier India
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Bihar Reports A Decline In Infant And Child Mortality Rate But Rise In Prevalence Of Anaemia Causes Worry

Bihar Reports A Decline In Infant And Child Mortality Rate But Rise In Prevalence Of Anaemia Causes Worry
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Bihar has shown an improvement in infant and child mortality, child immunisation, but there is a rise in obesity and anaemia among children and lack of early initiation of breastfeeding
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Experts Appeal Taking COVID-19 Vaccine Shot To Break The Chain Of Transmission And Avoid Another Peak

Experts Appeal Taking COVID-19 Vaccine Shot To Break The Chain Of Transmission And Avoid Another Peak
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NITI Aayog member Dr VK Paul and AIIMS Director Dr Randeep Guleria urge health workers to take the COVID-19 vaccine to break the chain of transmission and avoid COVID-19 peak
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Andhra Pradesh Reports Improvement In Infant And Child Mortality Rate But A Sharp Rise In Overweight Children

Andhra Pradesh Reports Improvement In Infant And Child Mortality Rate But A Sharp Rise In Overweight Children
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Andhra Pradesh has reported a drop in infant mortality rate and under-five mortality rate by 13 per cent and 13.7 per cent respectively and has shown improvement in certain parameters of malnutrition and anaemia
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Despite Improved Infant And Child Mortality Rates And Feeding Practices, Malnutrition Has Increased In Kerala: NFHS-5

Despite Improved Infant And Child Mortality Rates And Feeding Practices, Malnutrition Has Increased In Kerala: NFHS-5
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The prevalence of anaemia and malnutrition among children has increased in Kerala. What adds to the worry is decline in child vaccination. Here is a quick lowdown on Kerala’s performance on vital health parameters
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India’s COVID-19 Vaccine Drive: What Can Be The Implications Of Low Turnout And How Can They Be Overcome?

India’s COVID-19 Vaccine Drive: What Can Be The Implications Of Low Turnout And How Can They Be Overcome?
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Experts urge health and frontline workers to steer clear of misinformation and shed hesitancy in getting COVID-19 vaccine shot
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Health And Frontline Workers Take The First Jab Of COVID-19 Vaccine, Feel ‘Safe And Proud’

Health And Frontline Workers Take The First Jab Of COVID-19 Vaccine, Feel ‘Safe And Proud’
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According to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, over 2.24 lakh beneficiaries have been vaccinated against COVID-19 in the first two days of the immunisation campaign
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Vaccine Will Work As ‘Sanjeevani’ Against COVID-19, Says Union Health Minister As Vaccination Gets Underway At AIIMS, Delhi

Vaccine Will Work As ‘Sanjeevani’ Against COVID-19, Says Union Health Minister As Vaccination Gets Underway At AIIMS, Delhi
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Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan joined doctors and potential vaccine beneficiaries at AIIMS hospital in Delhi and said the fight against COVID-19 is already on its road to victory
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"Vaccine for COVID Heroes First," Says PM Modi At Launch of Coronavirus Vaccination Drive

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PM Modi launched India's Coronavirus vaccination drive and called it the world's largest vaccination drive covering 3 crore people in the first phase
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Sand Artist Sudarsan Pattnaik Welcomes India’s Coronavirus Vaccination Drive With His Sand Art And A Message ‘Together We Can Win’

Sand Artist Sudarsan Pattnaik Welcomes India’s Coronavirus Vaccination Drive With His Sand Art And A Message ‘Together We Can Win’
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Padma Shree awardee and sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik created a sculpture welcoming India’s coronavirus vaccines on Odisha’s Puri beach
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