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16 lakh Corona warriors to get shots from Jan 16

Drive to take place at 235 centres across state; second dose to be given 28 days after first shot

published on : 12th January 2021

Sisters from Kashmir make snow sculpture as tribute to corona warriors

The snow art has models of a lady doctor, a syringe loaded with COVID vaccine, a stethoscope and the acronym of World Health Organisation (WHO).

published on : 10th January 2021

It was a tough year for corona warriors in khaki

 In December 2019, they were busy monitoring the mounting anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC) protests by thousands of students.

published on : 1st January 2021

Centre announces quota in medical colleges for kids of healthcare workers who died on Covid duty

Five central pool MBBS seats have been reserved for this category for the ongoing academic year, said Union health minister Harsh Vardhan.

published on : 19th November 2020

Surat-based doctor, who removed his oxygen support to help elderly patient, set to fly back home

Dr Sanket Mehta, who risked his life to intubate a COVID-19 patient, is fine and has booked his plane tickets to fly back home.

published on : 27th October 2020

Odisha tribal volunteer speaks the local way to fight Covid

She recorded Covid messages in Kui language using a basic application on her mobile phone to create awareness among Dongria Kondhs.

published on : 24th October 2020

This unsung Odisha sanitation worker has an unmatched dedication

A sanitation worker of Jeypore Municipality does not hesitate from cleaning the Covid care facility despite being unpaid for several months.

published on : 24th October 2020

Pandemic tested this Odisha doctor but she carried on with tests

Dr Lotus Mishra of Katapali CHC in Bargarh creates awareness on importance of Covid-19 testing at community level.

published on : 24th October 2020

Battling cancer, Odisha Anganwadi worker keeps community safe from coronavirus

Despite battling cancer, Anganwadi worker Rama Sahu steps out of her house every day to create awareness among people on Covid-19 safety measures

published on : 24th October 2020

Personal loss, stigma no deterrence for this Odisha Anganwadi worker

Frontline worker Swayamprabha lost her mother to Covid-19, was ostracised, and blamed for bringing the virus home. But this did not deter her from performing her duty.

published on : 23rd October 2020

Why insult corona warriors: Rahul Gandhi on Modi government over 'no data' on medics who died

Ashwini Choubey informed the Rajya Sabha this week that health is a state subject and such data is not maintained at Central level by Ministry of Health.

published on : 18th September 2020

Festive gift to make women corona warriors smile

Commissioner of the Department of Textiles Upendra Pratap Singh told TNIE that a proposal to purchase around six lakh saris at a cost of `35 crore has been sent to the government.

published on : 11th September 2020

Eight ‘corona warrior’ teachers to get felicitated for 'effortless' handling of online classes

From tracing students who could not be contacted, to sending worksheets to their neighbours via phone and helping out at quarantine centres, several Delhi school teachers turned ‘corona warriors'.

published on : 5th September 2020

Rs 75,000 incentive, life insurance: UP govt takes measures to secure doctors on Covid-19 duty

The govt has asked doctors to get registered for the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana, under which Rs 75,000 will be provided to them for performing 15-day Covid-19 duty.

published on : 24th August 2020

Indian-origin physician Ravi Solanki wins award for COVID-19 work in UK

Dr Solanki along with Raymond Siems, an engineer working in machine learning, were awarded for their volunteer work to build a website for NHS charity.

published on : 18th August 2020
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