Covid Warriors

Delhi government hands over cheques of Rs 1 crore to kin of two corona warriors who died on duty

A statement said that the government handed over a financial aid of Rs 1 crore each to the families of 36 COVID warriors till date.

published on : 3rd May 2022

Clock tower erected to pay homage to Covid warriors

The Kurnool Municipal Corporation has erected a clock tower at Visweswaraiah Circle in the city as a mark of respect and to pay tribute to all Covid-19 frontline workers. 

published on : 20th March 2022

Malayali frontline worker in UAE beats death; makes miraculous recovery from COVID after six months

Arunkumar M Nair contracted COVID-19 in mid-July 2021 while working as part of the COVID-19 task force at LLH Hospital in Abu Dhabi.

published on : 27th January 2022

Once hailed as heroes, Tamil Nadu Covid doctors now plead for salary

Another doctor taken on contract, Dr Udhayaprakash, said the salaries for the months of June and July were given only in September.

published on : 7th December 2021

Memorial to Covid warriors to be constructed on Delhi Assembly premises

They have made the supreme sacrifice to save the mankind through the pandemic, the Delhi Assembly speaker said.

published on : 5th December 2021

Aid extended to kin of cops who died of Covid-19

As many as 206 police personnel succumbed to Covid-19 so far, of which 124 died during the second wave. 

published on : 28th October 2021

Song in honour of Covid warriors goes viral

The Thiruvallur police created a video song called Veera Vanakkam to honour the police personnel who died due to Covid-19.

published on : 22nd October 2021

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

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

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

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
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