Health Department
News  /  Published 20.01.23

Accessing public healthcare a struggle in Kolkata and rest of West Bengal

Patients and relatives face ordeal at government medical colleges...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 14.01.23

Lack of access ails West Bengal government healthcare sector

Officials mull ways to plug gaps; doctors blame administration, cite bad tradition...
By Sanjay Mandal in Kolkata

News  /  Published 09.01.23

Measles-rubella vaccine drive for 2.5 crore children in West Bengal from Monday

In the city, the Kolkata Municipal Corporation is in charge of running the drive...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 07.01.23

Probe into illegal private practice, Swasthya Sathi misuse by six government doctors

Four surgeons in Malda and a doctor each in Kolkata and Murshidabad among accused...
By Sanjay Mandal in Kolkata

News  /  Published 05.01.23

BF.7 Covid variant in four samples in West Bengal

State health department said the four, all of whom had returned from the US weeks before they tested positive for Covid, were doing well...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata


West Bengal  /  Published 30.12.22

State health department sanctions Mirik hospital upgrade

The tender process for the project will begin next month...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

News  /  Published 23.12.22

Maintain Covid protocol, says Mamata Banerjee government

Nine new cases in West Bengal on Thursday...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

News  /  Published 06.12.22

KMC doctors to brief parents on measles-rubella shot

Children between nine months and 15 years will be given a dose of the vaccine across schools in West Bengal ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 18.11.22

Covid cases in West Bengal lowest since outbreak

Not time yet to drop guard, doctors warn...
By Sanjay Mandal in Kolkata

News  /  Published 09.11.22

Kolkata witnesses rush for home collection of blood samples

On Tuesday, 932 fresh dengue cases reported from across West Bengal...
By Sanjay Mandal in Kolkata


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