January 19, 2021 2:41 pm
Shripad Naik (68), the Union Minister of State for Defence and AYUSH, was admitted to the GMCH on January 12 after he met with an accident while on his way back to Goa from neighbouring Karnataka.
January 13, 2021 3:15 pm
A team from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, has advised to take Naik off the ventilator on Wednesday, an official from the team said and added that they are satisfied with Naik's breathing, blood pressure and other health parameters.
January 13, 2021 3:02 am
Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant tweeted that doctors from AIIMS will visit the GMCH to give their opinion on Naik's treatment. “Bhau’s health is stable and he is recovering well,” Sawant wrote in his tweet.
January 12, 2021 8:32 am
According to the local police, Shripad Naik's wife Vijaya suffered head injuries and died while being brought to a private hospital in Ankola. The minister's personal assistant Deepak died at the government hospital in the Karnataka town.
December 11, 2020 12:53 am
Naik said “there are elements in the country that are active round the clock to tarnish” the image of the defence forces, and “we can counter all vicious campaigns against our defence forces by adopting the right media approach,” according to a statement by the I&B Ministry.
September 19, 2020 5:42 pm
In an address to the nation in May, Modi spoke extensively on the need to focus on a "self-reliant India" and called for promoting products made in India with a larger aim of making Indian economy stronger.
August 25, 2020 2:18 am
"The health condition of Naik is stable but his oxygen levels dropped on Monday, after which a medical review was done," Goa CM Pramod Sawant said.
August 13, 2020 12:47 am
Naik was in the news in April this year after he claimed claimed that ayurvedic treatment helped UK’s Prince Charles to be cured of coronavirus, a claim later refuted by the Prince' spokesperson
July 03, 2019 8:17 pm
In written response to a question in Lok Sabha, Minister of State in the Defence Ministry Shripad Naik said the Army currently has 25 full dog units and two half units.
July 03, 2019 5:03 pm
In a written response to a question in the Lok Sabha, Minister of State in the Defence Ministry Shripad Naik said 104 terrorists were killed in 2014, 97 in 2015, 140 in 2016 and 210 in 2017.
September 17, 2020 1:06 pm
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