Covid victim

Negligence as two COVID victims found in Bengaluru mortuary after 16 months

The old mortuary was closed last year, and families of the deceased did not take their bodies as the protocol then was to hand over the COVID dead directly to BBMP for the final rites.

published on : 29th November 2021

Covid beyond illness: Address mental health too

All communities have inherent resources that need to be mobilised. One successful model is the community mental health programme ‘Navjeevan’ from Mahasamund district.

published on : 17th November 2021

Memorial plaque for Covid victims unveiled in Telangana

Earlier this year, the members of Project Madad had come forward to provide the first dose of the vaccine to all the residents of the village.

published on : 12th November 2021

Covid victims’ kin in Karnataka seek aid similar to UP

The next of kin of Covid victims have submitted a memorandum to the government demanding ex-gratia.

published on : 29th October 2021

BPL families of Covid victims to get Rs 5k extra monthly in Kerala

Direct money transfer for three years; relief in addition to Rs 50,000 offered on SC’s directive

published on : 14th October 2021

No state should deny Rs 50,000 ex-gratia to kin of those who lost lives to COVID-19: SC

The top court also said that if a family member of the deceased who committed suicide within 30 days from being diagnosed as COVID-19 positive shall also be entitled to avail the financial help.

published on : 4th October 2021

Karnataka Covid volunteers raise funds to help affected families

Volunt eers in Karnataka, who have been in the forefront from the start of the pandemic, started an initiative to help families who lost their breadwinners during the second wave of the pandemic.

published on : 3rd October 2021

Delhi government provides Rs 10 lakh compensation to kin of doctor who died during COVID second wave

According to a statement issued by the government, the assistance has been provided to Damia's family from the Chief Minister's Relief Fund.

published on : 14th September 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

DCW identifies 791 COVID widows, submits list to Delhi government for rehabilitation

The Commission has also conducted a social survey of all these women to help the government in the rehabilitation process.

published on : 26th July 2021

Higher COVID-19 claims payout eats into SBI Life Q1 profit 

SBI Life said there was a sharp increase in claims due to the impact of the second wave of Covid-19.

published on : 26th July 2021

Odisha sanctions Rs 2.55 crore ex-gratia to family members of 17 journalists who died of COVID-19

The list of journalists who have been sanctioned ex-gratia include-four from Bhubaneswar.

published on : 24th July 2021

645 children orphaned by Covid-19 second wave from April-May 28, most in UP

The highest number of such children was reported from Uttar Pradesh at 158 followed by Andhra Pradesh at 119, Maharashtra at 83 and Madhya Pradesh at 73.

published on : 22nd July 2021

Shiv Sena hits out at Centre's 'no oxygen shortage deaths' remark, Sanjay Raut wants people to move court

The Sena's chief spokesperson further said it needs to be found out whether the people whose relatives died due to lack of oxygen supply believe in the Centre's response in Parliament over the issue.

published on : 21st July 2021

Covid aid yet to reach beneficiaries, says DKS

Later, Shivakumar took part in an interaction session with SCs at Sindagi. He prasied MLA M B Patil for offering affordable medical facilities to Covid patients at BLDE hospital.

published on : 18th July 2021
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