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Coronavirus outbreak: Harsh Vardhan holds meeting to review COVID-19 management


Vardhan stated that the government has announced Rs 50 lakh insurance cover for doctors, paramedic, healthcare workers dealing with the coronavirus outbreak.

In the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Thursday asked states and union territories to implement community surveillance effectively with focus on international travellers who have come to India in the past one month.

He issued the directions during a meeting through video conference with state health ministers, chief secretaries and health officials to review the actions taken for COVID-19 management, according to a statement.

The Union minister asked authorities to start a ...


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