The family of an auto driver, who offered free service to pregnant women for a decade, is now looking for help as its breadwinner has fallen victim to COVID-19.
On April 25, I started having body ache, chills and fever, and gauged something’s wrong. I isolated myself from my wife and my seven-year-old daughter.
Besides the essential medical emergency deliveries under Mission Sanjeevani, the organisation has also provided medical kits to 35 primary health centres in Chhattisgarh.
A Jharkhand government spokesperson said Education Minister Jagarnath Mahto has recovered fully and was brought back under medical supervision.
Tamil Nadu received the first oxygen supply through an express train on May 14 here from Durgapur in West Bengal.
Ashok Tajo, who is the Nodal Officer (Vaccination), said in one village, he was confronted with an old man who was carrying a spear and not allowing anyone to enter his compound.
An official of Madhukar Rainbow Children's Hospital also said it will start administering Sputnik V jabs within this week.
The second wave of COVID-19 saw an increase in demand for medical oxygen in different parts of the country, office of the Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government said in a statement.
A mother of three, she leads her life in a tiny hut in Goluru and is yet to see electrification, but has turned a beacon of light for tribal families.
BM Pushpavathi, an Anganwadi teacher from rural Kodagu, has donned multiple hats during the pandemic.
Three villages Kudara, Sumlar and Chandaji – have been chosen for the 7-11 pm slot since most males in these villages return only in the evening.
The medical equipment, including ventilators, ambulances, ICU beds, PPE Kits, PCR test kits etc was delivered to Kathmandu on June 10.
The package will be of Rs 830 per month from Orunodoi, Rs 300 from widow pension and Rs 2.5 lakh as one-time assistance, CM Himanta Biswa Sarma said.
'My experience taught me that people who get infected, will lose confidence and patienc. So I began making videos that will help affected people release their stress,' says this Covid survivor.
On the third day of fever, I had a severe headache, but the doctor ignored my complaint. Disappointed, I consulted another doctor who had ‘treated thousands’ earlier.