COVID-19: Tackling emerging challenges

Even as Bhutan receives its first consignment of COVID-19 vaccines from India, we are faced with new, emerging challenges to tackle the virus. The new strain of the Coronavirus (N501Y) which was detected in the UK first has reportedly been detected in at least 60 countries. While innovating the COVID-19 vaccines in so short a […]

MHRT records 265 cases beginning second lockdown till January 19

Of the 265 cases reported, 18 cases were from the isolation wards and three from quarantine facilities The Mental Health and Psychosocial Response Team (MHRT) in Thimphu recorded a total of 265 cases beginning second lockdown till January 19, 2021. A Ministry of Health (MoH) official said that the majority of callers were aged 18-40 […]