Rising recovery rate, falling active Covid-19 cases prove success of containment strategy: Harsh Vardhan

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The continuously rising national recovery rate and progressively falling active cases of coronavirus infection have proven the success of Covid-19 containment strategy, Union minister Harsh Vardhan said."We have successfully ramped up our testing capacity. From a few thousand tests in a day, we now conduct more than a million...

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Harsh Vardhan launches scheme to support women scientists
Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan, who also heads Ministry of Science and Technology, has launched a Department of Science and Technology (DST) scheme, titled "SERB-POWER (Science and Engineering Research Board - Promoting Opportunities for Women in Exploratory Research)" on October 29. It is designed to support women scientists. Promoting Opportunities for Women in Exploratory Research (POWER) is a scheme to mitigate gender disparity in science and engineering research funding in various programs.While speaking on the event, Harsh Vardhan said, "While internationally around 30% women are involved in science but in India it is 18.6 %," said Harsh Vardhan.

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