Corona Updates

Novel Corona Virus (COVID-19)


The Helpline Numbers of States & Union Territories for corona-virus

State Call Center: 011 - 23978046 || Helpline: 104 || Pune control Center : 020 - 26127394

The Helpline Email ID for corona-virus : ncov2019[at]gov[dot]in


Frequently Asked Questions on COVID-19 | Frequently Asked Questions | Watch all COVID-19 management videos here


LATEST UPDATES
DATE TITLE
04.07.2020 Mental Health in the times of COVID-19 Pandemic - Guidance for General Medical and Specialised Mental Health Care Settings
03.07.2020 Updated Clinical Management Protocol for COVID-19
03.07.2020 Hindi Video on supporting COVID recovered patients
03.07.2020 Hindi Video on COVID Appropriate Behaviours during COVID-19
03.07.2020 Hindi Video on extending support towards persons returning home during COVID-19
03.07.2020 Hindi Video on showing respect to healthcare workers
03.07.2020 Hindi Video on showing respect to sanitation workers
03.07.2020 Video on health care workers’ helping us fight the battle against COVID-19
03.07.2020 Heartfelt thanks to Corona Warriors
03.07.2020 Video on showing support for persons in quarantine / isolation
02.07.2020 Revised guidelines for Home Isolation of very mild/pre-symptomatic/asymptomatic COVID-19 cases
02.07.2020 A/V on thanking Corona Warriors
For Hospitals
DATE TITLE
04.07.2020 Mental Health in the times of COVID-19 Pandemic - Guidance for General Medical and Specialised Mental Health Care Settings
03.07.2020 Updated Clinical Management Protocol for COVID-19
02.07.2020 Revised guidelines for Home Isolation of very mild/pre-symptomatic/asymptomatic COVID-19 cases
27.06.2020 Clinical Management Protocol for COVID-19
27.06.2020 Clinical Management Protocol for COVID-19
18.06.2020 Updated Advisory for managing Health care workers working in COVID and Non-COVID areas of the hospital
18.06.2020 Video on Addressing Psychosocial Concerns of Healthcare Workers
13-06-2020 Clinical Management Protocol for COVID-19 [Revised and reissued on 27.06.2020]
03.06.2020 Guidelines for safe ENT practice in COVID-19
27.05.2020 Advisory on re-processing and re-use of eye protection - Goggles
27.05.2020 Guidance note on Essential RMNCAH+N Services during and post COVID
22.05.2020 Revised advisory on the use of Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) as prophylaxis for COVID-19 infection
21.05.2020 Guidance note for Immunization services during and post COVID outbreak
20.05.2020 "List of manufacturers of PPE coveralls who have been approved by accredited testing facilities is available on the Ministry of Textiles website
19.05.2020 Guidelines for Dental Professionals in Covid-19 situation
18.05.2020 Revised Strategy for COVlD-19 testing in lndia
15.05.2020 Advisory for managing Health care workers working in COVID and Non-COVID areas of the hospital
15.05.2020 Updated Additional guidelines on rational use of Personal Protective Equipment (setting approach for Health functionaries working in non-COVID areas)
14.05.2020 Guidelines for RT-PCR based Pooled Sampling
11.05.2020 District level Facility based surveillance for COVID-19
10.05.2020 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Revised Discharge Policy
08.05.2020 Revised discharge policy for COVID-19
01.05.2020 Additional guidelines on rational use of Personal Protective Equipment (setting approach for Health functionaries working in non-COVID areas)
20.04.2020 Guidelines to be followed on detection of suspect or confirmed COVID-19 case in a non-COVID Health Facility
18.04.2020 Advisory against spraying of disinfectant on people for COVID-19 management
18.04.2020 Modification in Medicine List in Telemedicine Practice Guidelines
17.04.2020 Guidelines issued by ICMR for Rapid antibody test' in Hotspot Area'
15.04.2020 Advisory for personal use of N95 masks issued to all healthcare workers by AIIMS, New Delhi Hindi
15.04.2020 Advisory for personal use of N95 masks issued to all healthcare workers by AIIMS, New Delhi English
14.04.2020 Advisory on feasibility of using pooled samples for molecular testing of COVID-19 by ICMR
11.04.2020 Video for Insurance coverage for our Health workers - Caring for those who are taking care of the nation
11.04.2020 Insurance coverage for our Health workers - Caring for those who are taking care of the nation (GIF)
09.04.2020 COVID-19 & Pregnancy & Labour Management
09.04.2020 Advisory for Voluntary Blood Donation during COVID- 19 scenario
08.04.2020 Video on use of PPE in different areas of the hospital
07.04.2020 Revised Guidelines for Dialysis of COVID – 19 patients
07.04.2020 Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Package: Insurance Scheme for Health Workers Fighting COVID-19 - FAQs
07.04.2020 Guidance document on appropriate management of suspect/confirmed cases of COVID-19 - Types of Covid-19 dedicated facilities
05.04.2020 Guidelines for Handling, Treatment and Disposal of Waste Generated during Treatment/Diagnosis/ Quarantine of COVID-19 Patients
05.04.2020 Guidelines for Quarantine facilities COVID-19
05-04-2020 Advisory & Strategy for Use of Rapid Antibody Based Blood Test
01-04-2020 Guidelines for Dialysis of COVID – 19 patients
31-03-2020 Revised National Clinical Management Guidelines for COVID-19
31-03-2020 Essential Technical Features for Ventilator for COVID-19
29-03-2020 Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for transporting a suspect/confirmed case of COVID-19
27-03-2020 SOP for allocation of Residents/PG Students and Nursing Students as part of hospital management of COVID-19
27-03-2020 Office Memorandum-CGHS-Reimbursement of OPD Medicines Special Sanction in view of COVID-19
23-03-2020 Office Order-CGHS-Guidelines in view of the Corona Virus (COVID-19) Infection-issue of medicines
27-03-2020 Office Order-CGHS-Guidelines in view of the Corona Virus (COVID-19) Infection-issue of medicines
27-03-2020 Office Order-CGHS-Guidelines in View of COVID-19
26-03-2020 Gazette Notification - Hydroxychloroquine now a schedule H1 drug, can be sold on prescription only
26-03-2020 Webinar schedule of COVID-19 of AIIMS New Delhi
26-03-2020 Doorstep Delivery of Drugs to Consumers
25-03-2020 Telemedicine Practice Guidelines
24-03-2020 Letter from Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution to States to take appropriate measures to ensure the availability of Ethyl Alcohol/Ethanol/ENA to the manufacturers of hand sanitizers in order to contain Corona Virus COVID- l9
24-03-2020 Guidelines on rational use of Personal Protective Equipment
20-03-2020 Advisory for Hospitals and Medical Institutions
17-03-2020 Latest Testing Guidelines of Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)
17-03-2020 Guidelines for notifying COVID-19 affected persons by Private Institutions
17-03-2020 Discharge policy for suspect or confirmed Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) cases
17-03-2020 Updated Guidelines on Clinical Management of COVID-19
15-03-2020 SOP for Mock Drill on 22nd March 2020 for Hospital Preparedness
15-03-2020 Revised Guidelines/Strategy for COVID-19 testing by Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)
15-03-2020 Guidelines on Dead Body Management
09-03-2020 ICMR strategy for COVID-19 testing in India
25-01-2020 Guidelines for Infection Prevention and Control in Healthcare Facilities
24-01-2020 Guidance for sample Collection, Packaging and Transportation for Novel Coronavirus
Training Material
DATE TITLE
22.04.2020 Onboarding of States / Union Territories' COVID-19 Warriors to iGoT (Integrated Government Online Training) courses on DIKSHA Platform on COVID-19 pandemic
19.04.2020 Webinar on Mechanical Ventilation for physicians by AIIMS, New Delhi
16.04.2020 Webinar schedule for training of Physicians officers on COVID-19 and Mechanical Ventilation by AIIMS New Delhi
13.04.2020 iGOT (Integrated Govt. Online Training) courses on DIKSHA platform on COVID-19 pandemic
11.04.2020 Second COVID Webinar Series for Nurses by AIIMS New Delhi
07.04.2020 Webinar on COVID-19 and Management of Pregnancy
07.04.2020 iGOT Training Modules for COVID-19 Management
07.04.2020 Ayush master trainers Training by Ministry of Ayush
06.04.2020 Updated List of Training Resources for COVID - 19 Management
02-04-2020 Webinar schedule for training of Physicians officers on COVID-19 by AIIMS New Delhi
02-04-2020 Revised Webinar schedule for training of Nursing officers on COVID-19 by AIIMS New Delhi
02-04-2020 Video on Training for Ventilatory Support for COVID-19
02-04-2020 Advisory for Human Resource Management of COVID-19
31-03-2020 Training for Nursing Personnel
31-03-2020 Revised Webinar schedule of COVID-19 of AIIMS New Delhi
30-03-2020 Training Resources
30-03-2020 Webinar series for Epidemiology, Infection Control, Clinical Management and Nursing of COVID-19 by AIIMS New Delhi
28-03-2020 Webinar schedule for Nursing officers training of COVID-19 in AIIMS New Delhi
06-03-2020 Advisory for Exemption to mark biometric attendance in AEBAS
For Employees
DATE TITLE
04.06.2020 Reimbursement of OPD medicines to CS (MA) beneficiaries: Special Sanction in view of COVID - 19
18.05.2020 Guidelines on preventive measures to contain spread of COVID-19 in workplace settings
05.05.2020 Reimbursement of OPD medicines to CS (MA) beneficiaries: Special Sanction in view of COVID - 19
19.04.2020 Preventive Measures to be taken by officals of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
19.04.2020 Consolidated Revised Guidelines on the measures to be taken by Ministries/Department of Government of India, State/UT Governments for containment of Covid-19
03-04-2020 Extension of Validity of CGHS Card in view of the Corona virus (COVID_19) infection
01-04-2020 Reimbursement of OPD medicines to CS(MA) beneficiaries: Special sanction in view of COVID-19
31-03-2020 Advisory for quarantine of migrant workers
29-03-2020 Guidelines on disinfection of common public places including offices
19-03-2020 DOPT OM - Preventive measures to contain the spread of COVID-19 in Training Institutes
18-03-2020 Directives from MoHRD for all Educational Institutions and Examination Boards regarding precautions to be taken in light of COVID-19
18-03-2020 DoPT OM - Preventive measures to be taken to contain the spread of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
18-03-2020 DO Letter from Secretary, DoHFW to State Chief Secretaries regarding Social Distancing Measures
06-03-2020 Advisory for Exemption to mark biometric attendance in AEBAS
Awareness Material
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Hindi Video on supporting COVID recovered patients
Hindi Video on COVID Appropriate Behaviours during COVID-19
Hindi Video on extending support towards persons returning home during COVID-19
Hindi Video on showing respect to healthcare workers
Hindi Video on showing respect to sanitation workers
Video on health care workers’ helping us fight the battle against COVID-19
Heartfelt thanks to Corona Warriors
Video on showing support for persons in quarantine / isolation
Revised guidelines for Home Isolation of very mild/pre-symptomatic/asymptomatic COVID-19 cases
A/V on thanking Corona Warriors
RAP video to advocate no spitting
Video on Caring and Sharing, the new normal
NO Spitting in public places (Video)
Guidelines for Home Isolation of very mild / pre-symptomatic COVID-19 cases (Video)
Thematic Bank of COVID19 Creatives
1. What is Corona Virus and how does it transmits
2. Handwashing
3. Preventive Measures
4. Home Quarantine
5. Myth Busters
6. All India National Helpline 1075
7. No Spitting
8. Stigma and Discrimination
9. Thank you COVID Warriors
Awarness Material for front line workers of COVID-19 - Hindi
Awarness Material for front line workers of COVID-19 - Punjabi
Awarness Material for front line workers of COVID-19 - Bengali
Awarness Material for front line workers of COVID-19 - Marathi
Awarness Material for front line workers of COVID-19 - Telgu (Telangana)
Awarness Material for front line workers of COVID-19 - Telgu (Andra Pradesh)
Awarness Material for front line workers of COVID-19 - Malayalam
Awarness Material for front line workers of COVID-19 - Kannada
Awarness Material for front line workers of COVID-19 - Tripura
Awarness Material for front line workers of COVID-19 - Tamil
Awarness Material for front line workers of COVID-19 - Gujrati
Awarness Material for front line workers of COVID-19 - Odia
Audio Visual on Addressing Stigma Related to COVID-19
Information for general public on use of necessary medicines for COVID19 (Poster)
Information for general public on use of necessary medicines for COVID19 - Audio Visual
Video on use of reusable face cover (English) - Part 1
Video on use of reusable face cover (English) - Part 2
Video on Salutations to Coronavirus Warriors - I
Video on Salutations to Coronavirus Warriors - II
Know how to use your own Homemade Reusable Face Cover
Video on "Know what the meaning of Lockdown is for them." - Hindi
AarogyaSetu App for staying informed and alert against COVID19. Government initiative to develop a digital Bridge to fight against COVID_19. Download Today!Play Store APP
Video on Covid-19 awareness for community level workers
Handling Public Grievances pertaining to COVID-19 in M/o Health & Family Welfare
Poster on Social distancing in a market place during COVID-19 English
Poster on Social distancing in a market place during COVID-19 Hindi
COVID-19 Health Service Providers Toolkit: General Health Facilities
1. A letter from HFM to the Health Administrators
2. Community leaflet
3. What is Novel Coronavirus?
4. Is your Healthcare facility ready to manage patients with COVID-19?
5. How to use the handrub?
6. When and How to wear mask?
COVID-19 Health Service Providers Toolkit: Designated Hospitals
1. A letter from HFM to the Health Administrators
2. Community leaflet
3. What is Novel Coronavirus?
4. Is your Healthcare facility ready to manage patients with COVID-19?
5. How to protect all health workers at designated hospital?
6. What are my moments of hand hygiene?
7. How to manage Suspected or confirmed COVID-19 patients at designated hospital?
8. Guidelines on the use of materials
KIDS, VAAYU & CORONA : Comic book for children to provide correct information about COVID-19 - Part 2
Posters for Indians traveling from abroad - English
Posters for Indians traveling from abroad - Hindi
When to wear mask?: English
When to wear mask?: Hindi
When to get tested for COVID-19 English
When to get tested for COVID-19 Hindi
Do's and Don't Poster in English
Do's and Don't Poster in Hindi
TV and Radio Spots (English & Hindi) for COVID-19
When to get tested for COVID-19 Hindi
When to get tested for COVID-19 Hindi
Inspirational series on Healthcare Service Personnel
DATE TITLE
12.05.2020 Poster for Felicitating our Nurses and Midwives on International Nurses day 2020
12.05.2020 Felicitating our Nurses and Midwives on International Nurses day 2020 (Video)
22.04.2020 Musical tribute to Healthcare Service Personnel
22.04.2020 Doctors of AIIMS, New Delhi addressing the Stigma around COVID-19
21.04.2020 Thank you healthcare workers (Hindi)
20.04.2020 Support to healthcare workers
19.04.2020 Not to discriminate against service providers
19.04.2020 Stigmatization against Covid Warriors (Hindi)
18.04.2020 Gratitude towards health care providers
17.04.2020 Gratitude towards health care providers - Hindi
17.04.2020 Break the stigma
16.04.2020 Break the stigma – Hindi
Travel Advisories
DATE TITLE
24.05.2020 Guidelines for international arrivals
24.05.2020 Guidelines for domestic travel (air/train/inter-state bus travel)
20-03-2020 Instructions to all major and minor ports for dealing with(COVID-19) pandemic
19-03-2020 Additional Travel Advisory
18-03-2020 Standard Operating Procedure for Passenger Movement post Disembarkation
17-03-2020 Additional Travel Advisory
16-03-2020 Additional Travel Advisory
14-03-2020 Restrictions on International passenger traffic through Land Check Posts
13-03-2020 Restrictions on International passenger traffic through land check posts-COVID 19
11-03-2020 Consolidated Travel Advisory - 11 March 2020
11-03-2020 Visa restrictions issued by Bureau of Immigration (BOI) after meeting of GoM on COVID19 - 11 March 2020
11-03-2020 Decisions- High level Group of Ministers meeting to review current status and actions for prevention and management of COVID-19
10-03-2020 Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for COVID-19 Management- International Cruise Ships at major Indian Ports
10-03-2020 Additional Travel Advisory
10-03-2020 Travel Advisory (Home Isolation)
06-03-2020 Travel Advisory
05-03-2020 Travel Advisory
03-03-2020 Travel and Visa restrictions related to COVID-19 in respect of Bureau of Immigration
02-03-2020 Travel Advisory
26-02-2020 Travel Advisory
05-02-2020 Travel Advisory
25-01-2020 Travel Advisory
17-01-2020 Travel Advisory
For Citizens
DATE TITLE
02.07.2020 Revised guidelines for Home Isolation of very mild/pre-symptomatic/asymptomatic COVID-19 cases
04.06.2020 SOP on preventive measures to contain spread of COVID-19 in offices
04.06.2020 SOP on preventive measures to contain spread of COVID-19 in religious places/places of worship
04.06.2020 SOP on preventive measures in Restaurants to contain spread of COVID-19
04.06.2020 SOP on preventive measures in shopping malls to contain spread of COVID-19
04.06.2020 SOP on preventive measures in Hotels and Other Hospitality Units to contain spread of COVID-19
18.05.2020 Guidelines on preventive measures to contain spread of COVID-19 in workplace settings
18.05.2020 Revised Strategy for COVlD-19 testing in lndia
10.05.2020 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Revised Discharge Policy
10.05.2020 Revised guidelines for Home Isolation of very mild/pre-symptomatic COVID-19 cases
08.05.2020 Revised discharge policy for COVID-19
18.04.2020 Advisory against spraying of disinfectant on people for COVID-19 management
18.04.2020 EoI cum Bid Document for Procurement of Medical Oxygen Cylinder on urgent basis during COVID 19 situation
07.04.2020 Revised Guidelines for Dialysis of COVID – 19 patients
07.04.2020 Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Package: Insurance Scheme for Health Workers Fighting COVID-19 - FAQs
07.04.2020 Ministry of AYUSH advise on immunity boosting measures for self care during COVID 19 crisis
05.04.2020 Guidelines for Handling, Treatment and Disposal of Waste Generated during Treatment/Diagnosis/ Quarantine of COVID-19 Patients
05.04.2020 Guidelines for Quarantine facilities COVID-19
03.04.2020 Advisory & Manual on use of Homemade Protective Cover for Face & Mouth
03.04.2020 DO Letter of Secretary, Ministry of Human Resource Development for Arogya Setu App, and Light Candle at 09:00 PM on 5 April 2020 for 9 Minute.
01.04.2020 Guidelines for Dialysis of COVID – 19 patients
30-03-2020 Order issued by the Government of NCT of Delhi Relating to Landlords, House Owners dated 24 March 2020
30-03-2020 Order issued by the Government of NCT of Delhi Relating to SOPs during Lock Down dated 24 March 2020
29-03-2020 Health Advisory for Elderly Population of India during COVID-19 Pandemic
29-03-2020 Guidelines on disinfection of common public places including offices
27-03-2020 Office Memorandum-CGHS-Reimbursement of OPD Medicines Special Sanction in view of COVID-19
27-03-2020 Office Order-CGHS-Guidelines in view of the Corona Virus (COVID-19) Infection-issue of medicines
27-03-2020 Office Order-CGHS-Guidelines in View of COVID-19
26-03-2020 Gazette Notification - Hydroxychloroquine now a schedule H1 drug, can be sold on prescription only
26-03-2020 Press Note on Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojna package from Ministry of Finance
16-03-2020 Advisory - Social Distancing
15-03-2020 Guidelines on Dead Body Management
11-03-2020 Guidelines for home quarantine
11-03-2020 Guidelines on use of masks by public
05-03-2020 Advisory - Mass Gatherings
Behavioural Health : Psycho-Social toll free helpline-08046110007
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Mental Health in the times of COVID-19 Pandemic - Guidance for General Medical and Specialised Mental Health Care Settings
Video on Addressing Psychosocial Concerns of Healthcare Workers
Audio Visual on Addressing Stigma Related to COVID-19
Audio Visual on How to Safely Quit Tobacco During Lockdown (Hindi)
Video on Yoga for Stress Management (Hindi)
Video on meditation for stress management (English)
Audio Visual on "How to Safely Stop Drinking During Lockdown
Audio Visual on "Managing Mental Stress and Depression During Lockdown
Video on Addressing Social Stigma Associated with COVID-19(Hindi)
Video on Addressing Social Stigma Associated with COVID-19
Addressing Social Stigma Associated with COVID-19
Video on Yoga for stress management (English)
Video on meditation for stress management (Hindi)
Lockdown to Knockdown COVID-19
Lockdown to Knockdown COVID-19 - additional tips