Ajith M S

Covid health insurance to lure migrant workers

 With the economy sputtering back to life, some industries in Mysuru are willing to do whatever it takes to bring the migrant workers back.

23 Oct 2020

5-10 per cent COVID-19 relapses worry Mysuru doctors

Due to the several mutations of the virus, one’s immune system is not able to detect the mutated forms.

28 Sep 2020

Breathe easy: This Mysuru citizen group helps those who need oxygen

In this bleak scenario, the group of 11 individuals, including two doctors, has been providing oxygen to the poor at their doorsteps.

15 Sep 2020

As cases among Covid warriors increase, bed capacity at Mysuru CCC to be doubled

The centre has been a blessing for Mysuru’s Covid warriors. This abandoned hospital converted into a CCC has seen over 202 admissions so far.

29 Aug 2020

Eureka! Soon, packets may change colour if milk spoils

Packaged perishable foods, especially milk pouches, will soon come with an indicator that will change colour to indicate if it is spoiled or not.

27 Aug 2020

It’s Mandya blues: Covid-linked suicides a concern in dist

While the stigma and mental trauma around the pandemic is widespread, Mandya district with over 1,400 active cases has seen three Covid-19-related suicides in two months.

21 Aug 2020

Mysuru man helps with over 120 funerals

Now, with standard operating procedures in place for the safe burial of bodies, it has become a task for loved ones to bid goodbye to the dead.

16 Aug 2020

Mandya district to conduct walk-in COVID-19 tests 

To check the rising number of Covid cases, the Mandya district administration is set to conduct walk-in Covid tests at its swab collection centres.

10 Aug 2020

Complaints galore against Mysuru Covid Care Centre

The Covid Care Centre in Mandakalli is at the receiving end of patients’ ire for mismanagement, lack of basic infrastructure and poor hygiene.

09 Aug 2020

How technology is providing edge to Mysuru's COVID-19 war room

This is one of the several instances which takes Mysuru's COVID-19 war room ahead of its counterparts elsewhere in Karnataka.

01 Jul 2020

Hydroxychloroquine helped Mandya fight virus: Officials

Till last month, Mandya district had a record number of Covid-19 cases causing concern.

25 Jun 2020

Clinically fine, but two Mysuru patients positive

Doctors baffled, give them medicines to boost immunity, manage mental stress

10 May 2020

COVID-19 lockdown: Sans liquor, these villagers in Karnataka turn to gambling

With tighter measures being enforced, especially in cities, those employed in nearby towns including daily wagers are stuck in their villages for many days.

13 Apr 2020

Walk-in screening, sample collection kiosks in Mysuru soon

Authorities have set up five screening kiosks and one sample collection kiosk at the designated Covid-19 hospital in Mysuru city.

09 Apr 2020

With clinics shut, people self-medicate

Speaking to TNIE, Sridhar, who runs a medical store in Mysuru, says that after the outbreak, footfall at his store shot up and people increasingly started enquiring about medicines for the flu.

06 Apr 2020