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Pune: 80 doctors, nurses quit CoEP jumbo facility
Sat, Sep 05, 2020

After the medical staff raised concerns of their safety, the hospital management appointed bouncers to guard the doctors. In each shift, five bouncers are guarding the doctors.

After gap of 18 years, Sharad Pawar visits PCMC HQ to review Covid situation
Fri, Sep 04, 2020

The NCP chief expressed concern about “mask-less” local residents. "When I was coming to Pimpri-Chinchwad, on the way, I saw people walking around without masks. Even two-wheeler riders and many of those driving four-wheelers were without masks."

Pune journalist who highlighted nightmare faced by Covid patients succumbs to virus after ‘delayed treatment’
Fri, Sep 04, 2020

Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar has ordered a probe into Raikar's death. According to Kunal Jaykar, a close relative, the journalist had undergone a swab test in Pune on August 20. "The test was negative. He then decided to return to Ahmednagar, his hometown," said Jaykar.

Pune: Journalist dies of COVID-19, family alleges hospital delayed treatment over advance payment
Thu, Sep 03, 2020

The family and friends of Pandurang Raikar alleged that the hospital delayed admitting him unless he made an advance payment of Rs 40,000.

Pune: No immersions, mandals and families donate Ganesh idols this year
Tue, Sep 01, 2020

The civic administration had set up pandals for collecting Ganesh idols from mandals and families which installed the idols

Maharashtra: Oxygen requirement set to rise, FDA says demand-supply situation ‘tight’
Tue, Sep 01, 2020

"Two new jumbo hospitals have come up in Pune, besides two other facilities. In neighbouring Solapur and Satara districts, two new Covid facilities have come up. All these facilities will need additional amount of oxygen as the patient count goes up," Joint Commissioner of Food and Drug Administration, S B Patil, told The Indian Express on Monday.

Pimpri-Chinchwad’s Covid recovery rate drops from 80% to 74%
Mon, Aug 31, 2020

On Sunday evening, PCMC released the figures of positive patients and those recovered till date. As many as 48,000 people have been infected by coronavirus while around 34,000 have recovered till date.

YCM Hospital has lowest mortality rate in Pune district, claims PCMC
Sun, Aug 30, 2020

According to YCMH dean Dr Rajendra Wable, the hospita; has so far treated 11,522 Covid-19 patients.

Hazare snubs Delhi BJP offer to lead ‘Lokpal-like’ agitation against AAP govt
Fri, Aug 28, 2020

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has claimed that he has taken stern steps against corruption, said Anna Hazare. If this is true and if the Delhi government has indulged in corruption, then why is the central government not taking stern action against the Delhi government?

Supporters of Mahesh Landge & Laxman Jagtap reject Sena leader’s proposal to develop 3 roads in Wakad
Fri, Aug 28, 2020

Laxman Jagtap, however, said, "I am not fully aware why the proposal was rejected by the standing committee. But some members have told me that an inflated estimate of the road was submitted and therefore, there was a need to revise the proposal”.

After Mumbai success, will implement ‘chase the virus’ plan across state: Uddhav Thackeray
Thu, Aug 27, 2020

Hailing the completion of the second jumbo hospital in Pune in a short period of time, Uddhav Thackeray said, "Nobody will believe that the jumbo hospital was completed in a short span. Though it was set up quickly, it is not inferior in quality.

‘At today’s PCMC meet, appointment of doctors will be approved… no proof that money exchanged hands’: Mayor Usha Dhore
Wed, Aug 26, 2020

The ruling BJP in the PCMC has been under fire over the issue. Pimpri-Chinchwad Mayor Usha Dhore, in an interview to The Indian Express, says the appointment of doctors who have been picked by the selection committee will be approved by the General Body at a meeting on Thursday.

Jumbo treatment facilities in Pune: 2,100 oxygen, ventilator beds to be available by end of this week
Tue, Aug 25, 2020

Divisional Commissioner Saurabh Rao told The Indian Express, "Covid-19 patients will no longer need to run around for oxygen and ventilator beds. The problem shortage of beds is sorted. By the end of this week, 2,100 oxygen and ventilator beds will be available for Covid patients."

Sushant Singh Rajput case: ‘Uddhav never interferes in issues of law and order… Aaditya being targeted’, says Sanjay Raut
Mon, Aug 24, 2020

Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray never interferes in law and order issues, he backs his police force… If the government had handed over the Sushant Singh Rajput death probe to CBI when Mumbai police had not even completed the inquiry, it would have been an insult to Maharashtra police.

Pimpti-Chinchwad civic body corporators bicker among themselves, stall move to appoint doctors at civic hospitals
Sun, Aug 23, 2020

While some doctors at YCM Hospital have already left after receiving better salaries at other hospitals, “others are in mood to quit YCMH if no decision is taken regarding their appointment," said a doctor.

Pimpri-Chinchwad: BJP likely to support NCP candidate in civic bypoll from Chikhali ward
Sun, Aug 23, 2020

The pre-election arrangements, however, may spring a surprise as the NCP and BJP are likely to join hands in one of the two civic wards. During the 2017 civic polls, NCP and Shiv Sena had contested against each other.

Pune: Aditya Birla Hospital directed to refund overcharged bill to 25 patients
Sat, Aug 22, 2020

Yashwantrao Chavan Memorial (YCM) Hospital's deputy medical superintendent Dr Shankar Jadhav, who heads the audit team of the government-appointed committee, said the hospital has been asked to refund the amount as they found it has “overcharged patients”.

Pune: Jumbo hospital in Nehrunagar delayed by 2-3 days; Pimpri going through peak period, says civic body
Fri, Aug 21, 2020

YCM hospital to start treating non-Covid patients, no Ganesh mandal has sought permission

No processions, no immersion of Ganesh idols in river: Pimpri-Chinchwad civic body
Thu, Aug 20, 2020

"Coronavirus cases are rising rapidly... if we don't want the virus to spread, we should avoid celebrations. There should be no installation or immersion processions in the city," said Municipal Commissioner Shravan Hardikar.

Parth Pawar tweets ‘Satyamev Jayate’ after SC verdict on Sushant probe, NCP says nothing wrong
Thu, Aug 20, 2020

On speculation about Parth, who is the son of Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar, planning to leave the party, Sharad Pawar said, "Why would he leave NCP? There is no truth in it. He has just expressed his opinion, there is no need to exaggerate."

Pune: No money to pay bill, Covid patient stuck in private hospital for 4 days after discharge
Tue, Aug 18, 2020

After Pune Municipal Corporation's health department officials intervened in the issue, the hospital agreed to discharge the patient by promising to reduce the bill amount of Rs 55,000.

Maharashtra: Govt proposes plasma bags for Rs 7,000, PCMC standing panel limits it to Rs 400
Mon, Aug 17, 2020

The rate was laid down by the civic standing committee, which turned down a proposal from the PCMC administration to increase the rate to at least Rs 8,000 per bag.

Bank of Maharashtra writes off Rs 7,000 crore owed by loan defaulters
Mon, Aug 17, 2020

According to information provided by the bank — accessed by The Indian Express – from 2011 to 2020, it has written off a total of Rs 7,400 crore. The major write-offs have come in the last four years when Rs 7,000 crore has been written off.

Pawar family maintains silence, BJP says Parth not joining party
Mon, Aug 17, 2020

In a public reprimand to Parth, NCP chief Sharad Pawar had described him as “immature” and said he did not give much importance to his “utterances”.

Pimpri-Chinchwad civic body’s 400-bed Covid Care Centre ready to admit patients
Mon, Aug 17, 2020

200-bed hospital inauguration delayed, private medical staff to run both.