COVID Warrior

Hospital launches drive to honour Covid warriors in Bengaluru

Under the programme, healthcare professionals in over 300 hospitals in Bengaluru will be honoured over the next 12 days.  

published on : 20th July 2021

Artitude of gratitude: Mumbai-based sculptor pays tribute to the Covid frontline workers

War memorials are monuments that remind us of our forgotten heroes. “Covid-19 is one of the biggest wars the human race has fought."

published on : 18th July 2021

450 intern doctors go on strike in Gujarat over non-payment of Covid allowance 

After completing their MBBS course, medical students are required to undertake internships at hospitals before they are granted permission to start their own practice.

published on : 15th July 2021

Mumbai COVID-19 centre employees allege dues not paid, approach police 

The employees in their complaint lodged at the BKC police station alleged that Gaurav Joshi, who runs the placement agency, has threatened them.

published on : 13th July 2021

Healing for healers: IPS launches Mental Health Helpline for healthcare workers

Aided by various global bodies, the Indian Psychiatric Society has launched a helpline for stressed out healthcare workers

published on : 13th July 2021

Bihar man who arranged over 200 cremations of COVID-19 victims gets featured on Dettol products

Hissariya’s photo has been used on Dettol pouches and bottles as a 'CoVID-19 Protector' with a description of a person who risked his life to perform funerals for those who succumbed to the virus.

published on : 12th July 2021

Helpline for healthcare workers facing mental health issues launched

An exponential rise in the cases of anxiety, post-traumatic stress and depression amongst healthcare and frontline workers has been seen.

published on : 10th July 2021

Terminated nurses protest outside Telangana CM's camp office, agitation to intensify

More than 100 nurses were detained and sent to various police stations across Hyderabad during the one-hour agitation on July 7, 2021.

published on : 8th July 2021

TPR in Kerala's tribal belt dips from 62 per cent to five per cent in 30 days

As many as 269 people tested positive in the tribal hamlets in June alone as a funeral, marriage and a temple festival turned super spreader.

published on : 5th July 2021

Mysuru petrol station gives ‘expensive’ gift to Covid warriors

Apart from those working with Covid Mitra and vaccination centres, volunteers delivering essentials to the needy and those toiling at cremation grounds have benefited from this philanthropic gesture.

published on : 3rd July 2021

A quilt India movement: Home décor venture owner gifts Covid warriors handmade quilts

The pandemic has seen Covid warriors of all hues. Some are on the frontline, in the thick of deadly action.

published on : 27th June 2021

Beneath the siren, ambulance workers battle discrimination and risk to save lives amidst pandemic

One thing all the workers had in common was facing discrimination from their neighbours and relatives.

published on : 27th June 2021

PM Modi launches crash course to skill, upskill over one lakh 'Covid warriors' 

He also said the central government is committed to provide Covid vaccination free to everyone, starting June 21.

published on : 18th June 2021

This Covid warrior is a beacon of hope for tribals living on Karnataka-Kerala border

A mother of three, she leads her life in a tiny hut in Goluru and is yet to see electrification, but has turned a beacon of light for tribal families.

published on : 13th June 2021

Pudukottai man showers gratitude at nurses’ feet, literally!

Taking care of patients during the pandemic risking their own lives is the true mark of heroism.

published on : 11th June 2021
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