Health Worker
States  /  Published 20.12.21

Call for bravery award in Sikkim doctor’s name

The medical fraternity of Sikkim has extended its support to the call of former chief minister Pawan Chamling for the constitution of a bravery award in the name of Sanjay Upreti, the doctor who was c...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

India  /  Published 24.09.21

Health workers trek to vaccinate all

To visit the Indian village of Malana deep in the Himalayas, a COVID-19 vaccination team scrambled over a landslide that blocked the road the day before, scaled a retaining wall and then began a three...
By Reuters in Malana

Jharkhand  /  Published 19.03.21

State incentive for health workers

Jharkhand's frontline health workers who;ve been working round-the-clock since the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020 will be provided a month's ...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 21.02.21

Covid: 35% health staff miss vaccine deadline

By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 15.02.21

Mop-up after vaccine deadline

All health-care workers in Bengal have to be administered the first dose of a Covid vaccine by February 20, the state government has said, prompting hospitals to draw up a list of employees yet to be ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta


Calcutta  /  Published 05.02.21

A few doctors are still Covid-shy

Many doctors in private hospitals and clinics who were not seeing patients physically have started doing so after getting the first dose of a Covid-19 vaccine but a few are waiting for the second jab ...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

India  /  Published 22.01.21

Modi dispels vaccine fears

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday sought to dispel fears and misconceptions over the efficacy and safety of Covid vaccines in an interaction with health workers in Varanasi, his Lok Sabha constit...
By Our Bureau in Varanasi

West Bengal  /  Published 16.01.21

First jabs for grassroots health workers

Grassroots health-care facilitators have been given priority by various district administrations across the state while drawing up the list of beneficiaries of the first phase of the Covid-19 vaccinat...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

India  /  Published 14.01.21

Over 8,000 people to get jabs each day: Delhi CM

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday said that the state government has completed every preparation required for the Covid-19 vaccination drive, which starts in India on January 16.  ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.01.21

25 join East Singhbhum dry run

The East Singhbhum district health department carried out a dry run for Covid vaccinations at two health hubs on Saturday, days after a dozen-odd people staying a hotel here tested positive for the co...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur


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