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Somya Lakhani


Delhi: Colleague tests Covid positive, 17 IIC staffers under home quarantine
Sun, Aug 02, 2020

A source close to the staffer said he got admitted to the hospital on July 29, as he complained of fever and breathlessness.

Wife of doctor who died of Covid hopes for job in Delhi
Fri, Jul 31, 2020

Dr Ali was deployed at a Covid care centre, a quarantine centre, and a sero surveillance centre since March. After a three-week battle with the virus, he passed away on July 20. H

From Covid ward to plasma bank, nurses in Delhi go the extra mile
Thu, Jul 30, 2020

For the last three days, Lok Nayak’s nursing officers have been donating plasma at a camp organised by the Nurses’ Union, said union head Jeemol Shaji.

Covid patient says molested by doctor at Noida hospital
Wed, Jul 29, 2020

The doctor, a critical care specialist, was also admitted to the hospital in Sector 128 for Covid-19 and had been given the same room as the woman on a sharing basis.

Patchy video calls last communication between cop and kin
Sun, Jul 26, 2020

Delhi Police head constable Satya Narayan died of Covid-19 at 6.30 am Friday

What Chandni Chowk will look like by November
Sun, Jul 26, 2020

At least 175 red sandstone planters, row of bollards, will be placed to mimic Mughal architectural aesthetic; both sides of the stretch will be lined with 250 Moulsari trees

Explained: What will the new Chandni Chowk look like?
Mon, Jul 27, 2020

The idea of the ambitious revamp of Chandni Chowk first came up in 2004. In 2008, the then Chief Minister of Delhi, Sheila Dikshit, set up the Shahjahanabad Redevelopment Corporation (SRDC) but the plan did not take off till 2018 -- when Delhi's Deputy CM Manish Sisodia launched the project.

Delhi: 53-year-old policeman dies of Covid
Sat, Jul 25, 2020

DCP (East) Jasmeet Singh said, “Satya Narayan underwent plasma therapy on Thursday. Sadly, he didn’t survive, and passed away Friday.”

Delhi Police cite UAPA in notice over spamming Javadekar, retract
Fri, Jul 24, 2020

The notice to Endurance Domains Technology LLP had been sent “inadvertently” and “by mistake”, the police said on Thursday.

Delhi: Drivers beaten up, 8 ambulances damaged
Wed, Jul 22, 2020

The ambulances belong to GVK Emergency Management and Research Institute (EMRI) and were attached to Delhi government’s CATS during the pandemic.

Delhi: On duty since March, contractual doc dies of Covid, family in lurch
Tue, Jul 21, 2020

After a three-week-long battle with the virus, Dr Ali, who was a contractual doctor with Delhi government's National Health Mission (NHM), died at 8.40 am on Monday at the AIIMS Trauma Centre.

Delhi: 19th Century mosque damaged by lightning
Mon, Jul 20, 2020

Of the three domes on the red sandstone mosque, the one in the centre broke and turned to rubble.

Delhi: 26 cops lead plasma push at AIIMS camp
Mon, Jul 20, 2020

“I had recovered from Covid-19 in May and realised I was eligible, so I called up the number, and on June 2, I donated plasma for the first time. Thankfully, the patient recovered... We are friends now,” said Delhi Police constable Om Prakash.

SC-ST Cell probe upholds AIIMS doctor’s bias charge against faculty
Sun, Jul 19, 2020

The SC-ST Cell report notes that "there is sufficient evidence to show that inappropriate remarks were made by the accused... this has been accepted by the accused and further reinforced by the witnesses”.

Man who lost relatives in earthquake, was adopted by Old Delhi family, beats Covid
Thu, Jul 09, 2020

Kejriwal said Ahmed’s recovery was “inspiring”, and congratulated doctors who treated him.

Cop dies of Covid, leaves 2 kids behind
Thu, Jul 09, 2020

Yogender is the twelfth Delhi Police personnel to succumb to Covid-19. Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal said, "A great loss for the organisation. Delhi Police will extend all possible help to his family. My deepest condolences."

Minutes from home, brothers killed in riots made desperate calls to their family
Thu, Jul 09, 2020

Bodies of the two were among nine victims fished out from a drain during the February riots in Northeast Delhi. Multiple phone calls were made by Hashim to his younger brother Nasir Ali's two phones between 9 and 9:30 pm, Babu wrote in his statement to police.

Delhi riots: Maulana Saad, AAP MLA and owner of Al-Hind hospital find mention in chargesheet against Rajdhani school owner
Wed, Jul 08, 2020

The chargesheet states that further investigation, in terms of role played by Tablighi Jamaat, if any, in the riots is still being investigated.

Delhi: SI dies during treatment, family claims he caught Covid at hospital
Sat, Jul 04, 2020

Delhi Police sub-inspector Dharmveer Singh, who was deployed in the office of Deputy Commissioner of Police (Northwest) Vijayanta Arya, underwent an open heart surgery on June 22.

Delhi riots: Hospital owner named in another riots chargesheet
Fri, Jul 03, 2020

AAP councillor Tahir Hussain has been chargesheeted in two cases by the Delhi Police. In one of the cases, he is an accused in the murder of Intelligence Bureau staffer Ankit Sharma. In the present case, he has been chargesheeted in a case of rioting in Khajuri Khas.

Delhi: Special Cell inspector dies of coronavirus
Thu, Jul 02, 2020

Ten police personnel have died of the virus so far. Around 2,000 personnel have tested positive, of which at least 1,300 have recovered and resumed duty, said a senior officer.

Doctor who ran clinic in Dadri dies of Covid
Mon, Jun 29, 2020

Dr Sangeeta Garg, medical superintendent of Yashoda Hospital, said, "Dr Lokesh came to the hospital on June 22 afternoon with high-grade fever, breathlessness and cyanosis (blue skin due to lack of oxygen). His Covid-19 test was done and his test result came positive. At 9.59 am Sunday, he passed away."

Doctor posted in Lok Nayak Hospital ICU loses 21-day Covid fight
Mon, Jun 29, 2020

At 6.05 am Sunday, after a 21-day struggle, the 58-year-old senior consultant in the Department of Anaesthetics at the Delhi government’s Lok Nayak Hospital succumbed to Covid-19.

Waiter’s murder: Delhi Police chargesheet names owner of hospital that treated riot victims
Sat, Jun 27, 2020

When contacted, Dr Anwar said, "I am aware that my name has been mentioned in the chargesheet. Neither did I organise nor did I participate in the protest because I was always busy."

‘Large-hearted man’: 49-year-old doctor at private hospital dies
Wed, Jun 24, 2020

Dr Yasir Naseem was a senior medical officer in the cardiothoracic and vascular surgery department at Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, and had been employed there for around four years.