COVID warrior

Covid-19 warriors hit Vizag roads for dues, demand better deal

Hundreds of Covid warriors had allegedly received termination letters towards the end of September without the completion of six months.

published on : 12th October 2021

Aaganwadi workers, helpers now under Rs 50 lakh Covid insurance scheme

Workers involved in awareness and surveillance drives, door-to-door distribution of ration, caring for the infected pregnant women, and vaccination drives will be covered under the scheme.

published on : 5th October 2021

Home-workplace stress, ill-fitting PPEs among issues faced by women COVID warriors: Study

Although the survey was carried out in Palghar district, those who conducted it feel that these problems were found elsewhere also.

published on : 3rd October 2021

Pull up socks and ensure safety of COVID warriors, Kerala High Court tells police

A Division Bench comprising Justice Devan Ramachandran and Justice Kauser Edappagath made the observation in the context of a nursing assistant being attacked while returning home

published on : 22nd September 2021

Covid warrior from Bengaluru scales Mt Elbrus in Russia

If you think that Covid-19 warriors are only health care professionals, think again. There were many who quit their jobs to become dedicated Covid-19 warriors.

published on : 19th September 2021

GHMC installs statues of Covid warriors

These statues have been installed as part of the junction improvement plan, Kukatpally zonal commissioner, V Mamatha told Express.

published on : 31st August 2021

Delhi campaign recognises Covid do-gooders

Titled TheCitySalutesYou, the campaign dressed these Covid heroes with garments from popular fashion brands.

published on : 21st August 2021

Affordable houses for Covid warriors, uniformed personnel in Maharashtra

According to the housing body of the Maharashtra government, 4,488 houses will be provided for various cross sections, from lower-income to higher-income groups.

published on : 16th August 2021

Late COVID warrior Dr P Shanmugapriya bestowed with Kalpana Chawla award

Dr P Shanmugapriya of Anuppanadi Urban Primary Health Centre was eight months pregnant when she succumbed to COVID-19.

published on : 16th August 2021

Tamil Nadu: Kin of government servants who died of COVID-19 compensated

Children, who lost both their parents to COVID, were provided a deposit of Rs 5 lakh and their entire education and boarding expenses will be borne by the State government.

published on : 16th August 2021

Health workers trek treacherous Himalayan trail to expand COVID jab cover

Talk about hell and high water! there are at least 15 villages on the India-China border in Uttarakhand that sit 2,800 metres high in the lap of the Himalayas.

published on : 10th August 2021

Resident doctors in Gujarat to return 'COVID warrior' certificates as strike enters sixth day

At least 2,000 resident doctors went on strike on August 4 evening, mainly over the issue of the bond service period and demanding emoluments as per the 7th Pay Commission.

published on : 9th August 2021

Uttarakhand govt to honour Covid warriors with freedom fighters on Independence Day

The Chief Secretary said that he has given instructions to all the departments to hand over the list of such people to the Sports Department.

published on : 5th August 2021

COVID-19: Frontline workers need support, depression and anxiety on the rise, finds UK study

Estimates varied from 12 per cent for anxiety in one review of healthcare workers in the hospital, to 51 per cent for depression and PTSD in another review.

published on : 5th August 2021

Delhi govt seeks Bharat Ratna for medicos, BJP wants Padma for all frontline staff

The Assembly on Friday passed a resolution recommending to confer Bharat Ratna on ‘Bhartiya Doctor (Indian Doctor)’ collectively for their work during the pandemic. 

published on : 31st July 2021
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