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SeHAT OPD Portal

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh launches SeHAT OPD portal

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh launched ‘Services e-Health Assistance & Tele-consultation (SeHAT) OPD portal through video conferencing on May 27, 2021. The portal provides tele-medicine services to the serving Armed Forces personnel, veterans and their families. The services can be availed by registering on the website https://sehatopd.in/. This is the final version of the SeHAT …

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DIPCOVAN

DRDO develops COVID-19 antibody detection kit

Defence Institute of Physiology and Allied Sciences (DIPAS), a laboratory of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), has developed an antibody detection-based kit ‘DIPCOVAN’, the DIPAS-VDx COVID-19 IgG Antibody Microwell ELISA for sero-surveillance. The DIPCOVAN kit can detect both spike as well as nucleocapsid (S&N) proteins of SARS-CoV-2 virus with a high sensitivity of 97 …

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Unveil first batch of anti-COVID drug developed by DRDO.

Defence Minister Shri Rajnath Singh unveils first batch of anti-COVID drug developed by DRDO

The first batch of the adjunct COVID therapy anti-COVID drug, 2-deoxy-D-glucose (2-DG), was released by Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh and handed over to Minister for Health & Family Welfare, Science & Tech and Earth Sciences Dr Harsh Vardhan in New Delhi on May 17, 2021.One box each of the sachets of the drug were …

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PM care fund

PM CARES Fund approves procurement of 1.5 lakh Oxycare Systems developed by DRDO

The PM CARES Fund has approved the procurement of 1,50,000 units of Oxycare System developed by the Defence Research Development Organisation at a cost of Rs 322.5 crore as informed by DRDO. It further informed that the Oxycare System is an SpO2 based Oxygen Supply System, that regulates oxygen being administered to patients based on …

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DRDO

DRDO’s anti-COVID 2-DG drug approved by DCGI

The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO’s) new anti COVID drug, approved by the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI). DRDO scientists said it is effective against different variants of the coronavirus and helps in bringing out patients out of oxygen support.  As per the scientist at the DRDO’s Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied …

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DRDO develops Supplemental Oxygen Delivery System

The Defence Bio-Engineering and Electro Medical Laboratory (DEBEL), Bengaluru of DRDO has developed SpO2 – Blood Oxygen Saturation supplemental Oxygen Delivery System. This automatic system delivers supplemental oxygen based on the SpO2 levels and prevents the person from sinking into a state of Hypoxia, which is fatal in most cases, if sets in.  Hypoxia is …

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DRDO conducts successful trial of Medium Range Surface to Air MR-SAM missile

DRDO conducts successful trial of Medium Range Surface to Air MR-SAM missile

DRDO today conducted the successful trial of the Medium Range Surface to Air MR-SAM missile from Chandipur off the Odisha coast. This was the army version of the MR-SAM missile which has been designed jointly by India and Israel. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh lauded the efforts of DRDO and associated team members involved in the …

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PINAKA rocket

Enhanced PINAKA rocket successfully flight tested

Enhanced PINAKA rocket, developed by Defence Research and Development Organisation, DRDO has been successfully flight tested today from Integrated Test Range, Chandipur off the coast of Odisha. Development of Enhanced Pinaka system was taken up to achieve longerrange performance compared to earlier design with reduced length. The design and development has been carried out by …

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International passenger flights from India to remain suspended till Nov 30: DGCA

DRDO conducts successful flight test of ABHYAS

The successful flight test of ABHYAS – High-speed Expendable Aerial Target was today conducted by Defence Research and Development Organisation, DRDO from the Interim Test Range, Balasore in Odisha. During the trials, two demonstrator vehicles were successfully test flown. The vehicle can be used as target for evaluation of various missile systems. Abhyas is designed …

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