COVID 19 death

COVID-19 deaths: The rot in Kerala’s government medical college hospitals

The instances of Covid fatalities due to alleged negligence have laid bare the gaping holes in Kerala’s healthcare system.

published on : 23rd October 2020

Amid pandemic, Kerala COVID warriors under cloud of medical negligence

A slew of recent incidents in which Covid patients died because of lapses at MCHs bare the inadequacies glossed over by health dept and stress undergone by medical staff in never-ending battle

published on : 22nd October 2020

Bhubaneswar civic body to begin Covid death audit in city  soon

COVID-19 death audit will soon begin in areas under the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC).

published on : 17th October 2020

Cremation of COVID-19 patients delayed as workers protest in Odisha hospital

As the workers did not get a favourable response from their agency, they resorted to protest on Wednesday.

published on : 16th October 2020

Global COVID-19 tally crosses 38 million cases, deaths over 1 million

As many as 26,388,633 patients have recovered from the disease worldwide.

published on : 14th October 2020

Tamil Nadu reports 5,088 Covid-19 cases, death toll crosses 10,000 

Chennai alone recorded 1,295 cases while its neighbouring districts of Chengalpattu, Kancheepuram and Tiruvallur reported 363, 137 and 194 cases respectively.

published on : 8th October 2020

Actual COVID-19 death toll certainly higher than 1 million: WHO

Meanwhile, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged the countries to work together to expand the access to tests and treatments.

published on : 1st October 2020

Around 70 per cent COVID-19 deaths in Puducherry due to delay in reporting

Symptoms of COVID-19 appear in five to seven days and people should immediately report to their nearby hospitals, Puducherry Health secretary T Arun said.

published on : 23rd September 2020

'Unfathomable': US death toll from coronavirus hits 200,000

The bleak milestone, by far the highest confirmed death toll from the coronavirus in the world, was reported by Johns Hopkins, based on figures supplied by state health authorities.

published on : 22nd September 2020

Tirupur cop raises funds, conducts funeral of man as kin refuse body citing Covid-19

When Mayilsamy informed the family of Joseph’s death, he was shocked to find that the relatives did not want to come and claim the body.

published on : 21st September 2020

Kerala loses its first doctor to COVID-19

Dr MS Abdeem of KBM Clinic in Thiruvananthapuram had tested positive for the virus on last Monday

published on : 20th September 2020

Special pension for 13 cops who lost coronavirus battle in Odisha

Meanwhile, Odisha Police Headquarters in Cuttack has directed all police districts to control the spread of deadly coronavirus among the personnel.

published on : 15th September 2020

COVID-19 cases in India cross 45-lakh mark, 1,209 dead in last 24 hours

India's COVID-19 tally had crossed the 20-lakh mark on August 7, 30 lakh on August 23 and it went past 40 lakh on September 5.

published on : 11th September 2020

Ex gratia extended to private healthcare staff in Telangana

As per IMA Telangana chapter, nine doctors and about 10-14 healthcare staff from private sector have died while as a result of discharging duties.

published on : 11th September 2020

Hong Kong to further ease coronavirus measures as cases reduce in city

Hong Kong has reported a total of 4,896 infections since the pandemic began, with 99 deaths.

published on : 8th September 2020
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