Infectious Diseases And Beleghata General Hospital
Calcutta  /  Published 15.05.20

Patients’ big pain: rude staff

Several patients who were recently discharged from three government-run Covid-19 hospitals in Calcutta said lack of empathy from a section of healthcare workers was the biggest problem patients were f...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 21.04.20

Need for more Covid-19 beds

More beds to treat Covid-19 patients and those with symptoms of the disease should be set up in and around Calcutta because the count of patients will increase with the number of tests going up, healt...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 07.04.20

Fever clinics with queue management

Fever clinics will be set up at government hospitals, where patients turning up with Covid-19 symptoms will be identified even before they get to meet a doctor and made to stand in a separate queue.â...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 06.04.20

Go to only Covid hospitals: CM

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday urged people with symptoms of Covid-19 to visit only designated hospitals for coronavirus patients such as MR Bangur Hospital.Mamata’s call came after about ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 05.04.20

1,425 beds for Covid-19

The four Covid-19 hospitals in the city will have a total of 1,425 beds, the state health department has announced.The New Town campus of Chittaranjan National Cancer Institute (CNCI), MR Bangur Hospi...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 04.04.20

4 released from Beleghata hospital on Saturday

Bengal’s health department has started identifying potential clusters or hotspots of Covid-19 cases, chief secretary Rajiva Sinha said at a news conference on Saturday.“We have started work to ide...
By Subhajoy Roy and Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 03.04.20

Patients doing well: Mamata

Mamata Banerjee on Friday said that four people had tested positive for Covid-19 in Bengal in 24 hours, taking the number of active cases to 38.The chief minister said the nine patients who had been c...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 03.04.20

MR Bangur for corona: CM

MR Bangur Hospital in Tollygunge will be converted into a specialised hospital for treatment of coronavirus patients, chief minister Mamata Banerjee said on Friday.“Existing patients of the hospital...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 31.03.20

11 new patients in Calcutta

Eleven people tested positive for the coronavirus in Calcutta and its surroundings between Monday night and Tuesday evening, the highest single-day count in the city so far. Out of the 11 new patients...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 31.03.20

Please obey directives: Survivor

A 24-year-old woman who had tested positive for Covid-19 was discharged from the Infectious Diseases and Beleghata General Hospital, along with two other patients, on Tuesday. All three tested negativ...
By Kinsuk Basu and Subhashis Chowdhury in Calcutta


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