Black Fungus
Jharkhand  /  Published 13.07.21

State: 3 more black fungus deaths

At least three more Jharkhand residents died of Covid-induced mucormycosis on Monday, taking the black fungus toll in the state to 29, while three more confirmed cases of the fungal infection took the...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.07.21

State: spike in black fungus cases

At least eight confirmed cases of Covid-induced mucormycosis have surfaced in Jharkhand in the past 48 hours after a significant drop in cases since the end of June, figures released by the health dep...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 07.07.21

HC: Black Fungus drug available?

The Delhi High Court Wednesday asked the Centre to file a status report on availability of Liposomal Amphotericin B, used for treating patients of black fungus which primarily affects those who have r...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 24.06.21

Black fungus toll in north reaches 10

The death toll from black fungus or mucormycosis has reached 10 in north Bengal. Sources said the most recent death was of an 80-year-old Covid-19 patient on Tuesday night. “He was admitted to ...
By Binita Paul in Siliguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 22.06.21

Black fungus an epidemic

Jharkhand joined the list of states that have declared mucormycosis, or black fungus, as an epidemic with the Hemant Soren cabinet putting its seal of approval on the decision considering the rising n...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


Jharkhand  /  Published 16.06.21

Epidemic tag on black fungus soon

Mucormycosis, a fungal infection which has claimed at least 25 lives in Jharkhand, is likely to get notified as an epidemic by the state cabinet which is scheduled to meet on Friday, health ...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Business  /  Published 11.06.21

GST meet on Covid reliefs

By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.06.21

Black fungus toll 19 in state

Mucormycosis claimed another life in Ranchi on Tuesday, taking the toll in the district alone to six and that in Jharkhand to 19, while three confirmed and three suspected cases of the fungal infectio...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 08.06.21

HC seeks details of anti-fungal drugs

  The Bombay High Court on Tuesday directed the Union government to submit details of the quantity of anti-fungal drugs allocated to various states for treating Mucormycosis, a rare infection fo...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Mumbai

Business  /  Published 07.06.21

Insurance cover for black fungus

General insurers have said they will settle claims on the health policies of individuals undergoing treatment for mucormycosis or black fungus. Individuals with comprehensive health covers that inclu...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta


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