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India  /  Published 02.04.20

Unions to government: Protect health workers

Ten central trade unions on Thursday sought the government’s intervention to check the harassment of health workers who are the fighting force to combat the spread of the coronavirus. The Congress-a...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 04.06.20

Community volunteers in Jharkhand’s sting-fight plan

The Jharkhand health department has decided to hire community volunteers for larval surveillance from the middle of this month to prevent the outbreak of vector-borne diseases at a time the state is b...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 27.03.20

Key health workers don’t have basic protective gear

Sahiyas, women healthcare workers at the rural level who are on the frontlines of the state’s battle against the novel coronavirus pandemic, do not have even basic protective gear.Sahiyas have helpe...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

North East  /  Published 25.03.20

Mizoram pastor tests positive for virus

Mizoram has reported the first case of novel coronavirus after a 50-year-old man tested positive for the virus, health minister R. Lalthangliana said on Wednesday.This is the second Covid-19 case from...
By Henry L. Khojol in Aizawl

Jharkhand  /  Published 14.02.20

4 teams for MGM revamp

Four committees will suggest ways to overhaul the over-500-bed MGM Hospital, the largest state-run healthcare hub of Kolhan.Principal health secretary Nitin Madan Kulkarni said state health minister B...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jamshedpur


Jharkhand  /  Published 13.06.20

Highest one-day recovery in state

Jharkhand achieved its highest one-day Covid-19 recovery figure on Saturday after 131 infected patients were discharged from hospitals in a span of 24 hours, health officials said. “This is the best...
By Saurav Roy in Ranchi

India  /  Published 09.06.20

Migrant death bares ambulance gap

The death of a migrant labourer has brought to light a loophole in the emergency response system in Odisha in the time of Covid-19.Bipin Mallick, 37, could not be shifted to the hospital on time from ...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

Jharkhand  /  Published 30.04.20

Telemedicine facility to roll today

There is good news for those suffering from ailments or having difficulty in visiting physicians and hospitals OPDs because of the lockdown. The state unit of National Health Mission (NHM) will launc...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 20.03.20

Dhanbad readies fight

The district administration has set up a control room for prevention and control of Covid-19 infection.The step was taken on the instructions of Shailesh Kumar Chaurasia, state project director of the...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.06.20

Recoveries more than active cases

The count of Covid-19 recoveries in Jharkhand has surpassed the number of active cases here, something that could reduce fear and panic related to the virus among residents, health officials said. Ac...
By Saurav Roy in Ranchi


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