Frontline workers

Senior citizens to get vax booster dose from today

Special drive for healthcare & frontline workers on January 12, 13

published on : 10th January 2022

Third jab for Tamil Nadu frontline workers from January 10

As only Covaxin was approved for vaccinating teenagers, Tamil Nadu has sent an indent to the Union Health Minister asking for an additional 10 lakh doses of Covaxin.

published on : 27th December 2021

Frontline workers in Telangana vulnerable due to lack of booster shots, protocols

The worry is that a year has passed since most of the frontline workers received their first dose, the acquired immunity is likely lost, and they are all virtually defenseless to fight a new infection

published on : 23rd December 2021

Telangana: Second wave warriors not paid stipend for 4 months

According to the doctors, nearly 1,200 of them have not been paid for the period from May to August, 2021, despite having rendered their services at the critical time.

published on : 2nd December 2021

RCB to donate towards frontline efforts for every boundary or wicket picked by Kohli's boys

Led by Virat Kohli, Royal Challengers Bangalore will play Kolkata Knight Riders on Sept 20 in their first match post restart of the IPL in UAE.

published on : 20th September 2021

All thanks, no pay for Chennai Corp’s frontline workers

Pooja*, a nurse in her late 20s, deployed at an ‘Amma’ mini clinic in the city, said her salary of `12,500 has been delayed by at least 15 days.

published on : 16th September 2021

No award for frontline workers of Karnataka tiger reserves

The awards honoured them for going beyond their line of work to protect wildlife and reduce conflict.

published on : 24th August 2021

135 employees of East Central railway lost battle to Covid during second wave: GM

The railway zone has extended financial aid to the dependents of the deceased employees, general manager of ECR Anupam Sharma said. 

published on : 17th August 2021

Another muted I-Day in Covid shadow, frontline workers to be honoured

Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai will hoist the national flag at 9am at Manekshaw Parade Grounds, and only VIPs and VVIPs will be allowed to attend. 

published on : 14th 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

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

Only 37% frontline staff received second Covid vaccine dose in TN: J Radhakrishnan

Though 80 per cent of frontline workers took the first dose of Covid vaccine, only 37 per cent received the second dose.

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

Delhi government to send names of doctors, healthcare workers for Padma awards: CM Kejriwal

"The public will tell us these names. People can send their mails to padmaawards.delhi@gmail.com by August 15," said Delhi Chief Minister.

published on : 27th July 2021

COVID-19: Concern over fewer jabs for frontline workers in Mysuru   

The pace of vaccination continues to be slow in Mysuru, especially at government centres, with a large number of healthcare and frontline workers yet to get their second dose.

published on : 19th July 2021
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