National Disaster Response Force commandant P K Srivastava said his team, along with fire officials, had to use oxygen cylinders to get past the smoke-filled staircase and reach the rooftop to create an outlet for the smoke.
Around 80 patients of the gynaecology department were shifted from the emergency ward to the Dr Rajendra Prasad Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences (RPC) after the fire broke out in the teaching block, said Dr Aswini Behera, a senior resident at RPC.
A firefighter who handled operations Sunday said the floors have been completely gutted: “I saw the damage firsthand... There were a lot of obstacles blocking the entries and exits. That could have been avoided.”
The realisation that portions of the affected floors have turned to ashes has also triggered anxiety about the fate of theses papers and other documents, which were mostly stored in the offices of senior faculty members. Till Saturday, there were hopes that many papers could be salvaged.
BJP leader L K Advani, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, party chief Amit Shah, Health Minister J P Nadda, Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan and Congress president Rahul Gandhi were among those who paid a visit to the ailing leader.
AIIMS MBBS 2018 admit card: The AIIMS MBBS 2018 examination will be conducted in two shifts, morning and afternoon, in online mode, on May 26 and May 27, 2018, and the results will be out on June 18, 2017
The strike called by the resident doctors of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), after one of their colleagues was assaulted by a senior doctor partially affected healthcare services at the premier institute on Friday.
Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar was admitted to the New Delhi's AIIMS hospital on Monday. With the situation being delicate, a Congress delegation of 14 members approached the governor, staking claim to form the new government in the state.
As India loses one of its most charismatic prime ministers, former Rajya Sabha MP Arun Shourie talks talks about all that Vajpayee stood for. “When Vajpayee ji made a promise, people believed him. There was a reason for that.”
A total of 2,84,737 candidates appeared, out of which 4,905 have qualified for the counselling session to begin in July. “For the first time in its history, AIIMS New Delhi will be admitting 100 students for this session,” Dr Ashok Kumar Jaryal, head of exams, AIIMS said. This year, all top 10 AIR holders are from […]
New Delhi, Feb 23 (ANI): Delhi Police Commissioner B.S Bassi on Tuesday said that Delhi Police are installing high definition cameras at 50 locations, which will be connected through wireless to their control room to ensure real time traffic updates to the people in the city. Bassi added that this would eventually be a part of an App alerting people about traffic congestion. As of now, 13 cameras have been fitted at five points, including ITO, Dhaula Kuan, AIIMS, Laxmi Nagar and ISBT Kashmiri Gate. Besides, that Delhi Police have also planned to lace traffic cops with body-worn cameras. Bassi further said that they have procured 200 body-worn cameras.
New Delhi, Jan 17 (ANI): An eyewitness of the incident of the Delhi police sub-inspector shooting himself on Sunday said that the woman and the sub-inspector had arrived at the park together. After sitting in the park for some time, the officer shot himself after shooting the woman multiple times.
New Delhi, Jan 17 (ANI): A sub-inspector has shot himself after shooting a woman in sector 4 of Delhi's Dwarka area. Both were admitted to the AIIMS trauma centre where the woman succumbed to her injuries. Further details are awaited.
New Delhi, Jan 16 (ANI): Dr. Sudhir Gupta, head of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) forensic department, on Saturday alleged that medical report reveals that death of Sunanda Pushkar, wife of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor, was a sudden unnatural death and this had been said from the very beginning by the medical board. He added that the report was under consideration and the matter would be investigated accordingly.
Bijbehara, Jan 10 (ANI): Late Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed’s daughter Mehbooba Mufti and other family members on Sunday visited his grave in Bijbehara, Anantnag district. Sayeed was laid to rest with full state honours on January 8 at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) where he was undergoing treatment for pneumonia. Daughter of Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, Mehbooba Mufti will take over as the 13th Chief Minister of the state.
New Delhi, Jan 07 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday paid homage to late Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed at the Palam Airport (Delhi). Sayeed passed away today at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) where he was undergoing treatment for pneumonia. Mortal remains of Sayeed were brought to Palam Airport, from where they were taken to Srinagar for the last rites.