Tamil Nadu govt extends COVID-19 lockdown till September 6 with relaxations

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands The Tamil Nadu state government has extended COVID-19 curbs till September 9 with additional relaxations. The existing relaxations were scheduled to end by August 23. Chief Minister M K Stalin chaired a high-level meeting with senior officials on August 21 and decided to reopen educational institutions from September 1 along […]

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Zydus Cadila plans to start vaccine trials on children above 5 yrs soon

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands Ahmedabad-based pharma major Cadila Healthcare (Zydus Cadila) is planning to start clinical trials on children aged 5 years and above soon for its DNA-plasmid technology-based Covid-19 vaccine, claimed a senior official. Meanwhile, the company is awaiting approval from the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) for its vaccine ZyCoV-D. It […]

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Delhi government to conduct survey to identify children orphaned by COVID-19 pandemic

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands Delhi government’s Women and Child Development Department will undertake a survey to identify children who have been orphaned during the COVID-19 pandemic. The department said it has appointed 20 welfare officers who will conduct the survey in different childcare homes, institutions, and district offices in the city. The officers have […]

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