Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare, Science & Technology, Earth Sciences, Govt of India, ENT Surgeon, Ex Advisor WHO
Setting a global record! India tested more than 20L samples for #COVID19 in last 24 hrs, the highest number of tests conducted in a single day across the world! All credit to our resilient frontline workers, lab technicians & medical professionals @PMOIndia #Unite2FightCorona
Shared idealism is the need of the hour ! Politics around the world’s #LargestVaccineDrive needs to end, for the sake of our citizens. Here’s clarifying all aspects of upcoming phase 3 of our #Covid19Vaccination drive, putting all speculations to rest.
Air, Rail, Road & Sea; Heaven & earth are being moved to overcome challenges thrown up by this wave of #COVID19 Salute#CovidWarriors expediting supply of oxygen tankers, concentrators, equipment & meds across borders @PMOIndia @MoHFW_INDIA @moca_goi @RailMinIndia @shipmin_india
As Chairman of @WHO Executive Board, it's been a privilege to be a part of several key discussions & decisions to support #WHO 's #pandemic response, organisational reforms & efforts towards a healthier tomorrow! Share some key highlights at 74th World Health Assembly today...
Hotels offering #COVID19Vaccination packages shall face strict legal action! Such activities are in contravention to rules under the Nat’l COVID vaccination program and must cease immediately. #LargestVaccineDrive @MoHFW_INDIA
Certain social media posts alleging health workers don’t have requisite PPEs in far flung areas are untenable. GoI has consistently worked towards strengthening health infra in peri-urban, tribal and rural areas to effectively fight #COVID19 across the country. @MoHFW_INDIA
History shall be kinder to you Dr Manmohan Singh ji if your offer of ‘constructive cooperation’ and valuable advice was followed by your @INCIndia leaders as well in such extraordinary times ! Here’s my reply to your letter to Hon’ble PM Sh @narendramodi ji ? @PMOIndia
I feel privileged to take charge as Chairman of the World Health Organisation's Executive Board at its 147th session held virtually.I believe that health is central to economic performance and to enhancing human capabilities. @WHO @PMOIndia @MEAIndia @MoHFW_INDIA #EB147 #COVID19
Wash hands many times a day To keep Corona virus at bay! Do you know the science behind washing hands with soap & water to kill #coronavirus ? The virus is a self-assembled nanoparticle with weakest link being the lipid bilayer Soap dissolves the fat membrane, turns it inactive
Heartbroken to inform that my dearest person on earth, my Mother, has left for heavenly abode. She was 89 & suffered a cardiac arrest today morning. A towering personality, my guide & philosopher, she has left a void in my life that none can fill. May her pious soul find peace.