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Public Health department


Child dead, 22 taken ill as two Panchkula villages report diarrhoea outbreak

July 15, 2021 9:22 am

The victim was a nine-year-old boy, Arpit, who resided at Abheypur. The Chief Medical Officer (CMO), Dr Mukta Kumar, said: "Cases started coming in in the afternoon. This particular child had been brought dead to the hospital. The child had been sick since previous night as per their family members."

As Chennai faces dengue outbreak, govt takes preventive steps to tackle threat

October 05, 2019 4:20 pm

The Tamil Nadu Directorate of Public Health and Preventive Medicine has issued a circular to the public and hospitals regarding dengue fever and the measures to be taken to tackle a dengue outbreak.

Finally, state takes steps to fill over 1,000 vacant posts in health department

September 22, 2017 7:51 am

However, even in Pune, there are a large number of vacancies in the health department. According to Dr Sanjay Deshmukh, deputy director of health services, 58 posts are currently vacant in Pune Circle, which include Satara and Solapur. Of these, 20 are in Pune district, 12 in Solapur and 26 in Satara.

On repair work, class IV employee falls inside manhole, dies later

August 22, 2014 4:58 am

Satbir is survived by his wife Sunita (31), daughters Komal (14), Rajji (11), Ratni (6) and son Jeeva (9).

Five cases of typhoid confirmed, new pipes installed in MDC society

February 27, 2014 4:00 am

Meanwhile, construction work for the installation of new pipelines to residences, where individuals have taken ill has started in the society.

The ‘hybrid doctor’ debate

January 15, 2014 12:00 am

Of 8,847 posts of doctor under the public health department, 1,983 are currently vacant.

Proposed underbridge at Manimajra hits another roadblock: 8 pipelines

October 25, 2013 2:16 am

The proposed rail underbridge at Manimajra has hit another hurdle with a number of pipelines being present at the site.

Public health dept fined Rs 25,000

October 05, 2013 3:04 am

The UT Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum held the department deficient in services.

MC notches up Rs 70 crore electricity bill to supply water

September 22, 2013 1:13 am

The inflating electricity bills are a reason of headache to the Public Health department of the Municipal Corporation.

South corpn starts drive against mosquitoes

June 02, 2013 1:03 am

South Municipal Corporation on Saturday initiated a month-long programme to eradicate and contain malaria and dengue.