The rapid Covid spread within the IIT Madras campus has called attention to safety within educational institutions.
Healthcare workers are at increased risk of exposure to COVID-19 as compared to the general population, with potential threat for their health and for patients safety.
Tamil Nadu Chief Secretary K Shanmugan instructed Collector K Rajamani to bring down Covid-19 positivity rate below five per cent and maintain daily cases below 100 by increasing the samples tested.
District officials, including Peravurani Tahsildar Jayalakshmi and Sethubavachathiram panchayat union president MK Muthumanickam, went to the village to convince the patients to get admitted, in vain.
During the meeting chaired by the cabinet secretary, the minister of commerce and industry addressed these states and UTs and reviewed the oxygen availability there.
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The SC told the governments that they are obliged to take care of senior citizens who are living alone by ensuring that they are provided essential goods and services.
With many Tiruchiites providing their office addresses to avoid health officials knocking on the doors of their houses, the task of identifying positive persons has become onerous.
According to sources, 60 per cent of the 38 Covid deaths in MGMGH and eight out of the 10 deaths in Pudukkottai Medical College Hospital were patients with diabetes.
The admission process can begin before that - June 8 — as per a circular by Primary and Secondary Education Minister S Suresh Kumar.
Alliance Air, which operates regional flights, is a subsidiary of Air India.
The chief operating officer (COO) of a large private bank has been quite stressed with this new work-from-home culture.
Police enforced lockdown restrictions effectively in the past three days, seizing a large number of vehicles and booking hundreds of violators.
Even if those in distress do not come under corporation limits, social media team members coordinate with local body officials who in turn send help.
Amid rise in domestic violence, experts say women now have fewer avenues to seek help