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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.

Covid hospital inauguration on I-Day postponed in Pune
Sun, Aug 16, 2020

As efforts to increase oxygen and ventilator beds, the PCMC had decided to set up the 200-bed hospital in Chinchwad, a 425-bed hospital at Balnagari and a jumbo 800-bed hospital at Nehrunagar.

PCMC fails to start 200-bed COVID hospital on I-day, two ICUs gets cracking
Sat, Aug 15, 2020

"The oxygen tank was suppose to arrive yesterday itself so we had planned the inauguration of the 200 COVID hospital on Independence Day. However, the oxygen tank failed to arrive," PCMC commissioner Shravan Hardikar told this paper today.

Pune’s first Covid Care Centre set up in Chinchwad residential society
Fri, Aug 14, 2020

Pune Municipal Corporation's health chief Ramchandra Hankare said the PMC has so far not given permission for setting up Covid Care Centres in residential societies.

Amid speculation about ‘unhappy’ Ajit Pawar, NCP leaders say no dispute in party
Fri, Aug 14, 2020

Dismissing speculation that Ajit Pawar was unhappy after his son was reprimanded by Sharad Pawar, NCP's state chief Jayant Patil said, "Ajit Pawar is not at all unhappy...there are no disputes in the family.

Pimpri: YCMH fails to start two ICU units, admin says efforts underway to resolve oxygen supply problem across hospitals
Thu, Aug 13, 2020

In another development, the PCMC chief said the D Y Patil Medical College will conduct a serological survey among local residents to assess the presence of antibodies, a marker to determine the extent to which the infection has spread in an area.

Maharashtra: Outrage after bodies of 12 Covid patients crammed in one hearse van, taken to crematorium
Wed, Aug 12, 2020

After protests from political parties and local residents, the Ahmednagar Municipal Corporation said it will investigate the matter and take action against the guilty.

Two more ICUs to start at YCMH today, PCMC to focus on ‘saving lives, improving patient care’
Tue, Aug 11, 2020

"Every life is important and must be saved. I visited YCM hospital on Saturday and took a round of the wards. I interacted with patients, nurses, ward boys, and doctors," said Municipal Commissioner Shravan Hardikar on Monday.

Three frontrunners as Pune awaits new Collector
Mon, Aug 10, 2020

"I joined PMO today. While leaving, I had handed over the charge to Zilla Parishad CEO Ayush Prasad," said Naval Kishore Ram, when contacted on Sunday afternoon.

By end of August, we expect significant drop in Covid cases in Pune: Naval Kishore Ram
Sun, Aug 09, 2020

It is not appropriate to say that effective measures have not been taken to control the situation. All officials have tried hard to check the spread of the virus in their respective areas. If there is success, people acknolwedge your effort, said Naval Kishore Ram

Pimpri-Chinchwad: Of 9,000 Covid patients kept in home isolation, one succumbed to infection
Sat, Aug 08, 2020

The PCMC administration, however, said there won't be many changes. “We have been putting restrictions that are done in red zone. Curbs like operation of shops on odd-even dates are already in practice,” Shravan Hardikar said.

Govt panel issues notice to 4 pvt hospitals for ‘overbilling patients, admitting asymptomatic cases’
Fri, Aug 07, 2020

The committee also directed all hospitals not to demand advance deposit from Covid-19 patients. "The priority for hospitals should be to admit the patients first and then inform the relatives about the treatment and billing aspect," the committee said.

CMO directs district collectorate to probe functioning of YCM hospital
Thu, Aug 06, 2020

In his complaint to the CMO, Sagar Charan said that large number of deaths of Covid-19 patients at YCM hospital seems to be primarily because there was a severe shortage of specialists resulting in junior doctors handling the patients.

Activists raise questions on DC’s transfer
Wed, Aug 05, 2020

RTI activist Vijay Kumbhar said, “After the transfer of PMC chief Shekhar Gaikwad... we had served a legal notice to the state government seeking reasons behind the transfer. Now, we will serve another legal notice seeking the reasons behind the transfer of Ram."

Pune district collector transferred to PMO
Wed, Aug 05, 2020

"IAS officers are selected to the PMO on the basis of their good performance... I have been selected under the central staffing system for a period of four years. I am happy about my elevation," said District Collector Naval Kishore Ramq.