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West Bengal Government
Calcutta  /  Published 21.04.21

Hospitals defer planned surgeries

Several private hospitals are either opening satellite units or increasing the bed strength of the ones they have already opened. The government wants Covid patients with mild symptoms to stay at sate...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 18.04.21

Enduring images: The daughters of Bengal

Five images have remained with me from the five years I spent in West Bengal — 2004 to 2009. ‘Indelible’ is a hackneyed word, a cliché. And one must not use stale words to des...
By Gopalkrishna Gandhi in

Calcutta  /  Published 17.04.21

Govt sends doctors to Covid hospitals

The number of active Covid cases in Bengal rose by 4,066 on Friday to 41,047. The state recorded 2,818 recoveries and 6,910 new infections during the day, resetting the record for the highest intra-da...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 17.04.21

Covid: No beds, patients turned away

A 45-year-old woman, a resident of Mukundapur off EM Bypass, tested positive for Covid on April 10, along with her husband and other family members. Her condition has been deteriorating since Thursda...
By Sanjay Mandal, Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 16.04.21

Covid scan on Bengal polls

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By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

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West Bengal  /  Published 15.04.21

CPM displays Covid prudence

The CPM has decided against holding large rallies ahead of the remaining phases of Assembly polls in view of an alarming rise in Covid-19 cases in the state. The move comes at a time experts have bee...
By Pranesh Sarkar , Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 14.04.21

Vaccine overdrive plan in Calcutta

The Bengal government has decided to undertake a week-long vaccination drive from April 16 in Calcutta following a sudden spurt in Covid-19 positive cases in the city. “We have decided to start...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 10.04.21

Covid bed crisis looms over hospitals

The number of active Covid cases in Bengal rose by 2,494 to 18,603 on Friday. The state recorded 3,648 new infections and 1,146 recoveries during the day. ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 10.04.21

Calcutta units plan to suspend vaccination

Bengal has barely two days’ stock of Covid-19 vaccine doses and several centres in Calcutta had to suspend vaccination on Friday and a few others said they could not administer the jabs on Satur...
By Sanjay Mandal, Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 09.04.21

Bengal govt revives steps to check Covid

The Bengal government has decided to put in place all activities that were followed during the peak of Covid-19 pandemic in October last year with novel coronavirus cases making an alarming rise in th...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta


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