KK Shailaja

CPM announces list of 83 candidates for Kerala polls, CM Pinarayi Vijayan to contest from Dharmadam

Five incumbent ministers, including Finance Minister Thomas Isaac and Works Minister G Sudhakaran, are not in the fray.

published on : 10th March 2021

Kerala Health Minister KK Shailaja, cabinet colleagues take COVID-19 vaccine

The 64-year-old minister received the Covishield vaccine developed by Oxford-AstraZeneca. She came along with her husband K Bhaskaran who also took the first dose.

published on : 2nd March 2021

Cardinal lauds govt’s handling of Covid, wishes Shailaja stays as Health Minister

Alenchery said Health Minister K K Shailaja was an administrator who was able to implement Christian care and comfort in the health sector. 

published on : 22nd February 2021

Kerala government urges Centre to release more COVID-19 vaccine doses

Kerala Health Minister KK Shailaja shot off a letter to her counterpart at the Centre, Harsh Vardhan in this regard.

published on : 21st February 2021

Poll rush: Health minister set to inaugurate Kanhangad's incomplete Mother and Child Hospital

Only the civil work of the 150-bed hospital is complete; Work on fire hydrant system, air-conditioning, lift, transformer unit and wiring is pending

published on : 5th February 2021

Kerala Health Minister KK Shailaja bags Manorama Newsmaker award for 2020

Kerala Congress (M) leader Jose K Mani, film director Lijo Jose Pellissery and Techgentsia CEO Joy Sebastian were the others who had reached the final round.

published on : 31st January 2021

Govt positive to criticism. ‘Back to Basics’ campaign begins: KK Shailaja

The government has taken the criticism levelled against it over Covid care in the proper spirit, Health Minister K K Shailaja said here.

published on : 31st January 2021

Kerala prepared to vaccinate every individual: KK Shailaja

Every individual in the state will be administered the Covid vaccine, Health Minister K K Shailaja has said.

published on : 17th January 2021

A throwback to when these Kerala women stood up to cyberbullies in 2020

The long list of high-profile women across fields who faced cyberattacks shows how sexist values have corroded Kerala society.

published on : 29th December 2020

Civic body polls: KK Shailaja cites flouting of COVID-19 protocol 

The dire prognosis comes at a time when the state is heading for the Christmas and New Year celebrations.

published on : 20th December 2020

Anganwadi workers to be among first to get vaccinated for COVID-19: Kerala Health Minister

Healthcare workers and medical students will also be among the first set of people to receive COVID-19 vaccination in Kerala.

published on : 17th December 2020

'Humbled by trust shown': Kerala CM responds to LDF win in local bodies, calls UDF 'irrelevant'

After winning big majority in all three tiers of the panchayats, 5 out of the 6 corporations, and leading in 11 out of the 14 district panchayats, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan broke his silence.

published on : 16th December 2020

Cyclone Burevi: Kerala issues alert, Health Minister Shailaja asks hospitals to be prepared

"All major health institutions including medical colleges should make adequate preparations to handle any kind of emergencies," said Shailaja

published on : 3rd December 2020

With Nirbhaya centres' closed, rehabilitation of sexual harassment victims in Kerala gets reboot

At the same time, in a statement released here, Shailaja said there is no move from the part of the government to close down Nirbhaya homes but to shift the inmates to the Thrissur home.

published on : 16th November 2020

Kerala terminates services of 432 medical staff for unauthorised absence amid pandemic

In a statement released here, health minister KK Shailaja said that though they were given many opportunities including an ultimatum, they didn’t show any signs of rejoining and thus were terminated

published on : 17th October 2020
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