Government Rajaji Hospital

COVID-19 scare: Woman, nephew dead after four members of family attempt to end lives near Madurai

The police that though the neighbour claimed the cause of suicide after one of the family members tested positive for COVID but the inquiry is on.

published on : 9th January 2022

Woman bitten by rat in Madurai govt hospital to get Rs 25k compensation

The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court recently granted Rs 25,000 compensation to a 57-year-old woman who was bitten by a rat on the Government Rajaji Hospital (GRH) premises in 2014.

published on : 5th January 2022

Two Government Hospital workers divert patients to private hospital, sacked

The move follows a two-day inquiry conducted by a four-member committee constituted by the State health department.

published on : 11th December 2021

Girl with rare autoimmune disorder gets new lease of life at Madurai Govt Rajaji Hospital

Professor of Paediatrics Dr Nandini Kuppusamy said the occurrence of MCTD among children is 'rarest of the rare' and there is no documented medical literature available on it

published on : 11th October 2021

Stray dogs are keeping staff at this government hospital in Madurai on their toes

In a recent incident, four healthcare workers were injured after a stray dog that took shelter on the hospital premises went on a biting spree in a bid to protect its puppies.

published on : 8th September 2021

Tamil Nadu offers allowance of Rs 14,000 to specialist government doctors

Additionally, an allowance of Rs 5,500 per month is granted for PG degree holders in non-scarce specialties, and Rs 5,000 per month for PG diploma holders in the scarce specialties.

published on : 5th July 2021

Temporary AYUSH docs at GRH shown the doors

The AYUSH doctors assisted the PG doctors at the hospitals by way of oxygen management for patients - ensuring the right amount of oxygen supply for every patient, among other things, they said. 

published on : 2nd June 2021

Eight 100 mg Remdesivir vials go missing from Madurai GRH

An unnamed contract employee was suspended and memo was issued to the hospital staffs who were on duty during the incident.

published on : 4th May 2021

Theni forest fire: Battling for life at Madurai’s Government Rajaji Hospital

Nine charred bodies retrieved from the hill site, one more succumbs at GRH, Madurai.

published on : 13th March 2018

11 victims of Korangani forest fire receive treatment at Madurai; Specialists from Tiruchy to come in, says Health Secretary

Health secretary Dr J Radhakrishnan, who was visiting Government Rajaji Hospital said specialists are to be brought to the hospital from Tiruchy.

published on : 12th March 2018

Sanitary worker turns ‘nurse’, administers saline at Madurai's Government Rajaji Hospital

In a shocking incident, a contractual sanitary worker was spotted administering saline to a patient at Government Rajaji Hospital (GRH) on Friday night.

published on : 8th October 2017