Disaster Management Act

COVID-19: Centre advises states to curb mass gatherings in view of upcoming festivals

Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan expressed concerns over upcoming festivals like Muharram, Onam, Ganesh Chaturthi, Janmashtami and Durga Puja, where large public gatherings are expected.

published on : 5th August 2021

Uttarakhand: Haridwar police warn of action against those trying to enter district for Kanwar Yatra

A warning notice issued by the Haridwar SSP said that a 14-day institutional quarantine is mandatory for people coming from outside.

published on : 15th July 2021

Driver and nurse held in Mangaluru for transporting 50 women in bus at night

The accused claimed the women were on their way to get vaccinated, despite suspicions of them being hired as fake patients for an inspection.

published on : 30th June 2021

Pune cops book organizers of NCP event for COVID-19 norm violations

The inauguration event took place in the presence of Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar and other party leaders, an official said.

published on : 20th June 2021

COVID-19: HC asks Centre, Delhi government, MCDs to provide accommodations to health workers

The bench said the hospitals being run by the Centre and municipal corporations should similarly provide facility to the health workers, including doctors, nurses, paramedics.

published on : 20th May 2021

Dhanbad administration orders lodging of FIR against four doctors for not joining duty

Besides lodging FIR, the deputy commissioner has also recommended to the National Medical Commission (NMC) and Jharkhand Medical Commission for cancelling their medical practising license.

published on : 4th May 2021

Private medical colleges should reserve 75% beds for Covid patients, orders govt

The state government on April 6 had directed all private hospitals to reserve 50 per cent of their beds for government referred Covid19 patients.

published on : 27th April 2021

Cops book Bengaluru private hospital under Disaster Management Act 

The medical officer also learnt that the hospital was giving false information and misguiding the government by denying treatment to Covid patients during medical emergencies.

published on : 27th April 2021

Family violates norms, booked under Disaster Management Act

BBMP invokes Disaster Management Act against Covid-19 positive patient too

published on : 20th March 2021