second covid wave

Relief for students, parents still wary as Odisha schools reopen

Minister Samir Ranjan Dash said attendance is expected to rise as parents want their wards to continue classes in offline mode

published on : 27th July 2021

Second wave caused 30% more deaths in admitted patients than the first, shows data from 41 hospitals

The study has also shown that mortality due to the infectious disease also went up in all age groups.

published on : 3rd July 2021

Kerala ranked eighth in handling Covid second wave: Survey

Survey conducted on LocalCircles platform shows 39% of Keralites rate government’s handling of pandemic wave as effective

published on : 1st July 2021

Leather units sail through second Covid wave with minimum loss

“Long term damage to the industry was avoided because of the way the lockdown restrictions were enforced.

published on : 29th June 2021

Second Covid wave deadlier, fatalities higher in younger patients: Study

Medical records of a total of 14,398 cases admitted in the first wave to the Max network of hospitals and 5,454 cases admitted in the same hospitals during the second wave were compared. 

published on : 28th June 2021

TN hospitals continue fleecing as Covid patient charged Rs 80,000 for two hours of treatment

Pooja also alleged that those covered under CMCHIS were not given plasma and certain medications and that they were discharged by the hospital faster.

published on : 22nd June 2021

About 73 per cent elderly experienced increased abuse during lockdown during second wave: Report

The report also found that approximately every third elderly (35.1 per cent) claimed that older people face domestic violence (physical or verbal) in old age.

published on : 14th June 2021

'Third wave may or may not come, but Madurai is ready'

Aneesh Shekar, who's taking charge as a district collector for the first time, tells TNIE about the strategy he adopted in containing Covid in Madurai and shares his vision for the city.

published on : 12th June 2021

Deaths among young patients on rise in second Covid wave

Experts have urged youngsters, a majority of whom are under treatment at home, to be vigilant and seek medical help as soon as they develop any serious symptom. 

published on : 11th June 2021

Second Covid wave hard on mental health too

The fear of receiving bad news has led to many of them hating the very idea of answering a phone call.

published on : 9th June 2021

Wait two more weeks to see if second Covid wave is waning: Experts

This will be known in about two weeks, they said, pointing out that the virus variants have not weakened and are here to stay.

published on : 5th June 2021

Post-Covid deaths amplify second wave impact

60% rise in death of cured patients; overuse of steroids and secondary infection in vital organs found to be causing fatalities, say doctors

published on : 4th June 2021

How TN districts are faring in Covid war — A rundown

Experts’ analysis on district-wise dynamics of second wave in TN, its implications for States’s planning strategy

published on : 4th June 2021

Digital payments, ATM withdrawals plunge as Covid takes out demand

 Digital payment channels in May, except UPI, saw a 30-40 per cent decline in value compared to March, while ATM cash withdrawals dropped by 64 per cent.  

published on : 3rd June 2021

Experts favour ‘Unlock’ in Kerala as second Covid wave wanes, but urge caution

Say continuation of curbs will only affect livelihoods, it is up to people to prevent spread

published on : 3rd June 2021
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