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Safdarjung Hospital


Seeing 10% of city’s deliveries, Safdarjung hospital burdened by rush of unregistered pregnant women

July 24, 2022 7:18 am

The hospital has nearly 300 beds, including ICU and high dependence unit beds, under the obstetrics and gynaecology department. The beds are utilised not only by pregnant women, but women with other gynaecological issues such as cancer or anaemia.

‘Don’t make us scapegoats’: Doctors question action taken in Safdarjung Hospital case

July 21, 2022 10:48 am

Doctors’ associations object to 5 doctors being debarred, and a show cause notice being issued to three junior doctors, after a woman delivered her baby on a road within the Safdarjung Hospital campus

Woman delivers baby outside Safdarjung Hospital, few steps from a dustbin

July 19, 2022 9:00 pm

The hospital, however, maintained that the woman “was advised admission, but she did not reach the ward”. A spokesperson for the hospital said nurses and doctors “helped in the delivery”.

Security guards at Delhi's Safdarjung hospital go on strike after cut in number of posts

June 13, 2022 10:59 am

The security staff strength has been reduced from 1,500 to 1,109, according to the director of one of the companies providing guards to the hospital.

Cop dies in fire at Delhi's Kalyanpuri police station

May 01, 2022 8:59 am

The deceased, identified as head constable Jitender, sustained multiple burns and was rushed to a hospital, where he died during the treatment.

As Delhi unlocks, challans for Covid violations rise

June 24, 2021 11:20 am

According to data shared by the Delhi government, in the first week of the unlock process, from May 31 to June 6, when construction and factories were allowed to function, a total of around 20,900 challans were issued.

'Baba ka Dhaba' owner's condition stable, moved to general ward

June 22, 2021 11:32 am

Kanta Prasad was admitted to the hospital in critical condition last Thursday, after he allegedly attempted suicide. “He was unconscious and was on a ventilator,” a hospital spokesperson had said.

Safdarjung Hospital doctors to protest against Baba Ramdev tomorrow

May 31, 2021 11:21 am

The Safdarjung resident doctors’ protest will be part of a nationwide ‘black day protest’ called by the Federation of Resident Doctors’ Association on June 1.

In Delhi’s urban village with a lakh people, a ‘Chaupal OPD’ helps fight off Covid, fears

May 23, 2021 12:14 pm

The idea is the brainchild of Narender Kumar, a retired Navy officer. When three deaths were recorded in Ghitorni on a single day in mid-April, at the height of the second wave in Delhi that had patients scrambling for help, Kumar thought of turning to the three doctors in his family for a solution.

World chips in: French oxygen plant at Apollo, US oximeters in Safdarjung

May 06, 2021 7:30 am

At least 14 countries have already started sending their material in aircraft and ships, and they are being sent out, mostly to government hospitals.


Doctors' strike affect health serives in Delhi

June 22, 2015 5:50 pm

Around 2,000 doctors at 20 hospitals in the national capital on Monday (June 22) launched an indefinite strike.