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Tuesday, May 18, 2021



Gujarat: MIS-C in newborns could be Covid antibody side-effect, say neonatologists

May 16, 2021 4:50 am

The indications of a weak cry, shock, and low heart pumping rate pointed towards a multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C), doctors said, and the condition appeared to be linked with Covid-19.

Gujarat: Rajkot private hospitals use 103 ventilators of govt on ‘loan basis’

May 08, 2021 12:49 am

These ventilators were originally allotted to the District Covid Hospital (DCH) set up in the multi-specialty block of Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay Government Hospital, popularly called Rajkot civil hospital.

Centre to set up oxygen plants in 4 Rajkot hospitals

May 06, 2021 11:54 pm

The government has set up Dedicated Covid Health Centres (DCHCs) in Jasdan and Dhoraji hospitals with 24 and 70 oxygen beds respectively.

Thunderstorms continue in Saurashtra, agri officers say no damage to crops

April 28, 2021 9:05 pm

Almost all the 11 districts of Saurashtra region and Kutch have witnessed thunderstorms and hail-storms since mid-April. Saurashtra has recorded sowing of summer crops in 3.04 lakh hectare (lh) or around a third of entire state’s area of 10.35 lh under summer crops.

Death toll climbing, Surat Municipal Corporation holds combing ops, vaccination drives

April 23, 2021 3:27 am

The city has also been among the highest medical oxygen consumers compared to Ahmedabad, Rajkot and Vadodara.

Rajkot: woman detained for ‘violating’ curfew in ‘dance video’, let off

April 16, 2021 3:41 am

In his complaint, police sub-inspector TD Chudasama said Rathod came out of her residence at around 11 pm on April 12, despite knowing that there was a curfew from 8 am to 6 pm.

Traders of Jasdan, Halvad announce voluntary partial lockdowns for a week

April 12, 2021 2:44 am

The government-run referral hospital in Jasdan has 24 beds for Covid-19 and all of them have remained occupied for the past few days

Cases, fatalities at new high as central teams reach Ahmedabad and Rajkot

April 11, 2021 1:57 am

Ahmedabad reported as many as 1,440 new cases and 16 deaths, while Rajkot saw 529 cases and eight deaths due to the infection.

Hospital manager held for 'helping' history-sheeter Nikhil Donga escape

April 08, 2021 2:13 am

Police said 33-year-old Sanghani was produced in a local court in Bhuj on Wednesday. The court sent the hospital officer to police custody till April 9.

Gujarat: Medical officer among 3 dismissed for ‘fudging’ Covid-19 test samples

April 05, 2021 12:27 am

The report claimed the staff had forged names and mobile numbers of patients and sent empty viral transport media (VTM) tubes for RT-PCR tests.


Women celebrate Valentine's Day with poor in Rajkot

February 14, 2016 5:20 pm

Rajkot, Feb 14 (ANI): A group of women in Rajkot celebrated Valentine’s Day in a unique way by distributing food to poor people. The Mahalaxmi Foundation along with few local organizations have started this mission across 40 cities of the country. One of the member of the group pointed out that they collected food from people adding they got a good response for their initiative.