"It has been established by IIT Kanpur that in Delhi two-wheelers are the major components causing pollution if compared with four-wheelers,” Professor Mukesh Khare, from IIT Delhi told The Indian Express.
Starting from October 3 last year, the runway watch hours for the flight operation is from 5 am to 4 pm. The present NOTAM (notice to airmen) will remain enforced till March 31. Before the NOTAM, the watch hours at the airport were between sunrise and 10 pm.
This is for the first time that the Centre has come up with an index to measure the annual performance of states and Union Territories (UT) and rank them accordingly. The states were divided into larger states, smaller states and UTs.
PGI sources told Chandigarh Newsline on Thursday that the girl, a resident of Chandigarh’s Faida village, died on January 25, the same day after she was referred by the Government Medical College and Hospital (GMCH), Sector 32.
Traditionally, a family doctor is one to whom families visit regularly, irrespective of the disease and age. A family physician provides primary treatment for all the diseases and refers patients to the specialist only if there is a need for it.
In 2016-17, the highest number of patients - 9,32,033 - was recorded by Punjab at 36 per cent, followed by Chandigarh 21 per cent (5,48,072), Haryana 19 per cent, Himachal Pradesh 11 per cent and UP five per cent.
In City Beautiful, there are over 300 food outlets and restaurants located in different parts of the city. Of late, several cafes have come up in the city which also attract a lot of visitors. Employees at all these eateries wil come under the scanner.
The governing body has also approved the request of grant of ex-India (extraordinary) leave for two years from January 2018 or from the actual date of his relieving date to join as Consultant General and Leproscopic Surgery at Asgar Ali Hospital Dhaka, Bangladesh, to Professor T D Yadav, Department of General Surgery, PGI.
The Chandigarh health department is also approaching the UT police so that one constable accompanies every team during the vaccination drive. According to the department, 97,780 children are expected to be vaccinated this month.
A group of senior doctors has been asked to teach the residents how to deal with patients properly and also come up with guidelines to improve the behaviour of doctors while dealing with patients at PGIMER Chandigarh.
The report puts the prevalence of anaemia among children aged 6-59 months at 73 per cent against the national prevalence of 58.4 per cent for this category. The report states that Delhi had 59.7 per cent, while Haryana had 71.7 per cent prevalence. Punjab, Himachal Pradesh and other states recorded a lower level of prevalence than Chandigarh.
PGI sources said they have not received any communication from the UT Administration regarding the proposal and PGI Director Professor Jagat Ram was likely to meet the Governor soon regarding the project.
Whig is among 14,796 people with different disabilities (census 2011) in Chandigarh — the country’s first planned city post-Independence — but clearly not at all planned for this section of the population.
About the work assessment, sources said that doctors would be assessed on their performance, including the number of anti-neonatal registrations and number of locals availing the service of the particular dispensary.
A senior health official said once the health department prepares the draft and sends it to the Chandigarh Administration, it would be forwarded to the Government of India for approval, before being implemented in the city.
Director Principal of GMCH A K Janmeja told Chandigarh Newsline that the GMCH is the first hospital apparently in the region which will have a separate department with faculty specialised in dealing with the emergency cases