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For dying father, daughter ties knot two days before scheduled date

May 30, 2021 2:42 am

The preparations for the event had been year-long and hectic, and although the actual event had to be preponed by a couple of days, Manpreet's father Jaspal Singh was content that his only daughter was finally getting married.

Delhi: Man arrested for cheating Covid patients' families looking for oxygen, ICU beds

May 07, 2021 11:25 am

Some of these families had put SOS messages on social media after they weren’t able to arrange for an oxygen or ICU bed. The police said the accused sent his number and details on WhatsApp groups and asked his acquaintances to forward it further. The victims then contacted him.

Delhi HC hearing plea to get him ICU bed, man dies in wait

April 30, 2021 11:45 pm

Attending the proceedings from his car, he would "beg" before the court for an ICU bed for his brother-in-law, Atul Kumar Sharma.

Delhi: Nurses say lost kin because they didn’t get admission in ICU

April 28, 2021 3:50 am

A nurse at the hospital said she lost her elder sister aged 32 on Saturday, allegedly because the hospital did not shift her to the ICU.

Bengaluru records highest toll in a day, BS Yediyurappa says situation out of control

April 24, 2021 9:00 am

After about 30 minutes of waiting, the family of the patient was told there were no beds available and were asked to try another government hospital, located around 25 km away in Yelahanka.

Mumbai: High demand, many hospitals run out of ventilators, ICU

April 11, 2021 1:27 am

Till Saturday morning, 73 ICUs and 18 ventilators were available in 135 Covid hospitals here. Several BMC hospital doctors told The Indian Express they had to turn away patients owing to lack of beds.

Centre spells out plan: Home care facilities, ICU beds, mobile testing to be ramped up in Delhi

November 18, 2020 11:10 am

Spelling out the details on the measures being undertaken, Dr V K Paul, Member NITI Aayog, during the weekly briefing, reiterated that the situation is “worrying”.

Delhi: Petition against move to reserve 80% ICU beds

September 22, 2020 10:32 am

Amid a surge in the Covid-19 infections, the Delhi government had ordered 33 big private hospitals to reserve 80% of their ICU beds for Covid-19 patients.

Coronavirus outbreak: Rapid antibody test to be done on mother of Gujarat's youngest case

April 07, 2020 12:57 am

The child who tested positive on Sunday continues to be on ventilatory support with no improvement or deterioration in condition in the COVID intensive critical care unit (ICCU), Jamnagar District Collector Ravi Shankar said on Monday.

Keeping it hush-hush: ICU to reduce noise level

May 31, 2016 2:00 pm

ICUs should be just 35 decibels but according to a report sound levels in ICUs are significantly higher with average sound levels always exceeding 45 dBA and for 50 per cent of the time exceeding 52 dBA.