Special drive for healthcare & frontline workers on January 12, 13
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
The awards honoured them for going beyond their line of work to protect wildlife and reduce conflict.
The railway zone has extended financial aid to the dependents of the deceased employees, general manager of ECR Anupam Sharma said.
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.
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.
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.
Though 80 per cent of frontline workers took the first dose of Covid vaccine, only 37 per cent received the second dose.
The Assembly on Friday passed a resolution recommending to confer Bharat Ratna on ‘Bhartiya Doctor (Indian Doctor)’ collectively for their work during the pandemic.
"The public will tell us these names. People can send their mails to email@example.com by August 15," said Delhi Chief Minister.
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.