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COVID-19 Surge: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish KumarUrges People To Remain Cautious During Holi Festival
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COVID-19 Surge: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Urges People To Remain Cautious During Holi Festival

According to Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, the state will be able to check the spread of COVID-19 if the festival of Holi is not celebrated in large gatherings or at public places ...
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Women's Day 2021: How The Collective Women Enterprises In Bihar Are Beating COVID Crisis
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Women’s Day 2021: How The Collective Women Enterprises In Bihar Are Beating COVID Crisis

International Women's Day 2021: According to Siddharth Chaturvedi, Consultant at The World Bank, for every rupee earned by the woman of the household, 90 per cent is spent on the education, health, nutrition and general wellbeing of the family as against 30-40 per cent by a man ...
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Women's Day 2021: Let's Talk Menstruation Say Girls In This Bihar Village
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Women’s Day 2021: Let’s Talk Menstruation Say Girls In This Bihar Village

International Women's Day 2021: In 2016, Population Foundation of India, a Delhi based non-profit organisation, launched a campaign in Darbhanga and Nawada district of Bihar to educate young adults about reproductive and sexual health which paved the way for menstrual hygiene in the district ...
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Bihar Reports A Decline In Infant And Child Mortality Rate But Rise In Prevalence Of Anaemia Causes Worry
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Bihar Reports A Decline In Infant And Child Mortality Rate But Rise In Prevalence Of Anaemia Causes Worry

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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Internet Saathis In Bihar Are Helping The Community Fight COVID-19 Pandemic By Educating About Hygiene Measures
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Internet Saathis In Bihar Are Helping The Community Fight COVID-19 Pandemic By Educating About Hygiene Measures

Earlier this year in May, UNICEF along with Partnering Hope Into Action (PHIA) Foundation reignited the ‘Internet Saathi’ model in Bihar in an attempt to educate the masses about the COVID-19 pandemic ...
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People Outside Urban Centres In Bihar Did Not Follow COVID-19 Appropriate Behaviour Properly: Centre
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People Outside Urban Centres In Bihar Did Not Follow COVID-19 Appropriate Behaviour Properly: Centre

A central team deputed in Bihar during the election campaign period found the following of COVID-19 appropriate behavior during the election campaign in the state less than satisfactory ...
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Over 7 Crore Single-Use Gloves For Bihar Voters In Polls Amid COVID-19 Pandemic
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Over 7 Crore Single-Use Gloves For Bihar Voters In Polls Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

In August, the Election Commission had issued broad guidelines for holding elections during the pandemic under which voters are to be provided with gloves to press EVM button and sign the register at polling stations ...
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Infections in India now total over 3.5 million, rising from two million in just over three weeks - the third highest number of coronavirus infections in the world
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Everyone Could Be A Carrier: Covering The Pandemic In Rural India

Confirmed COVID-19 cases in India now total over 3.5 million, the third highest number of infections in the world; the disease is rampant in rural India, where people often have to rely on the most basic health facilities ...
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COVID-19: Bihar Government Imposes Additional Restrictions In State From August 1
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COVID-19: Bihar Government Imposes Additional Restrictions In State From August 1

In the wake of COVID-19 pandemic, the Bihar government has imposed additional restrictions in state headquarters, district headquarters, sub-divisional headquarters, block headquarters and all municipal areas in the state ...
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Bihar's COVID Hospital Gasps For Breath As Pandemic Spreads Tentacles
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Bihar’s COVID Hospital Gasps For Breath As Pandemic Spreads Tentacles

According to a leading private medical practitioner in Patna, hospitals in the state of Bihar Lare overcrowded and suggested that the state government should create separate facilities for asymptomatic patients to reduce the pressure on hospitals ...
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Bihar Government Directs Medical Colleges To Arrange 100 Beds For COVID-19 Patients
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Bihar Government Directs Medical Colleges To Arrange 100 Beds For COVID-19 Patients

According to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare of Bihar, the state government has asked the nine medical colleges to dedicated 50 per cent of the total beds available in the institutions as isolation wards ...
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Indian Council of Medical Research Issues Advisory On Antigen Detection Test For COVID-19
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COVID-19 Testing Facility In All Districts Of Bihar By June 15: Health Minister Mangal Pandey

Bihar Chief Minister has instructed the Chief Secretary and other officials to ensure that all districts conduct COVID-19 testing by June 15 ...
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