Short of hands, BBMP looks for Covid volunteers

Officials need help with swab collection  

published on : 23rd July 2020

In ‘testing times’, who cares for volunteers?

Several NGOs have alleged that their staff were never tested for Covid in the past 40 days

published on : 3rd July 2020

Delhi seeks volunteers to fight coronavirus pandemic

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal appealed to NGOs and individuals to join the fight against COVID-19 in large numbers.

published on : 19th June 2020

Test us as we work in high-risk zones, plead Chennai's civic volunteers

A corporation official said he would look into the issue of symptomatic volunteers not being tested and ensure they are not turned away.

published on : 8th June 2020

Aurangabad Police deploys youth volunteers to enforce lockdown at COVID-19 containment zones

City police commissioner Chiranjeev Prasad said teams of five to 10 youth volunteers each will be formed to help people in containment zones.

published on : 15th May 2020

Rs 28-a-day and no protection, yet they stand guard

They had the choice of staying at home. Yet they decided to join the fight against coronavirus pandemic. For the civil defence volunteers, charity takes preference over comfort.

published on : 29th April 2020

In the stretched COVID-19 fight, volunteers were the cushions in Kasaragod

323 persons -- from doctors to nurses and dialysis technicians to health inspectors -- signed up to collector's call for volunteers

published on : 25th April 2020

Madras HC permits volunteers and political parties to distribute relief with conditions

The court also observed that the government officials concerned should be informed 48 hours in advance and not more than three volunteers should participate in the distribution. 

published on : 16th April 2020

COVID 19 warriors: These volunteers risk lives to help the vulnerable in lockdown situations

Several Good Samaritans and volunteers in Hyderabad have been delivering essentials, medicines and food items to those in need. We compiled a list.

published on : 28th March 2020

Centre asks retired doctors and healthcare workers to sign up to fight COVID-19

The govt also published guidelines on the practice of telemedicine — which will help doctors offer consultation to patients through video, phone, Internet-based platforms in a standardised manner

published on : 25th March 2020

Kerala seeks help of volunteers to tackle coronavirus spread

A joint initiative of the state government, the National Health Mission and Department of Health Services, the volunteer registration was launched on Sunday via a dedicated online platform.

published on : 16th March 2020

AAP government to enroll 17,000 entrepreneurs as volunteers

Last year, 4000 entrepreneurs had interacted with more than 3 lakh students and discussed their journey as entrepreneurs. 

published on : 19th February 2020