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Tanbir Dhaliwal


Home-based treatment for disabled
Fri, Aug 21, 2015

A team will visit the house of the disabled person and spend the first two hours in assessing the type and degree of the disability.

Chandigarh to get garden for autistic kids
Thu, Aug 20, 2015

A proposal to build the garden was sent to the UT Engineering Department two months ago. The garden will be constructed behind Block C of RIMH in Sector 31. It will cost around Rs 40 lakh.

Police say mistaken identity, victims did not assault driver
Wed, Aug 19, 2015

A few hours before the incident, another group of labourers had stopped the truck driver, Sarma Chaudhary, from urinating near they were cooking.

Requirement assessed in 2014, supply in 2015: Audit report slams GMSH-16 for delay in purchase of treatment items
Tue, Aug 18, 2015

The report also questioned the hospital authorities on how did they manage with delay in supply of these and other consumables and why the purchase procedure was not started well in time.

PGI director’s I-Day address: Lab reports on doctor’s desk? Reality’s different, Mr Chawla
Tue, Aug 18, 2015

A visit to new OPD on Monday revealed that patients continue to stand in long queues to collect their reports.

GMSH-16 gets rap on the knuckles for not making strategy to manage waste that contains mercury
Mon, Aug 17, 2015

Mercury is present in hospitals, mainly in clinical thermometers and sphygmomanometers (instruments measuring blood pressure).

One more cholera case, total reaches 50
Mon, Aug 17, 2015

Earlier, a large number of cholera cases were reported from house number 700 to 853 and 1,600 to 1,700.

Facility at GMSH-16: Vijay Dev launches evening OPDs
Fri, Aug 14, 2015

The evening OPDs are started to facilitate working class population and students.

Punjab: Teenage girl sets herself ablaze over ‘sexual harassment’
Tue, Aug 11, 2015

Alleges four men followed her in bus to school, passed lewd comments, even slapped her once .

Evening OPDs at GMSH to start from August 13
Mon, Aug 10, 2015

The health secretary also said that they would soon launch an online appointment system for people visiting the OPDs.

Two children among five cholera cases reported in Manimajra
Mon, Aug 10, 2015

Residents of Manimajra blame the Municipal Corporation for their failure to provide clean drinking water to them.

UT Adviser, Home Secy to RIMH: Brand products made by specially abled kids
Mon, Aug 10, 2015

‘There is a need to connect with people. The moment a person comes to know they are made by special children, their brand value will increase’

In UT, no room for differently abled
Sat, Aug 08, 2015

Chandigarh Newsline met several differently abled people to know the kind of problems they are facing in the city beautiful.

12-year-old brain-dead boy saves five lives
Sat, Aug 08, 2015

On August 4, six organs (two corneas, two kidneys, a liver and a pancreas) were retrieved from Pankaj’s body and used to save five lives.

Install fans and lights within 48 hours, orders Adviser Vijay Dev
Fri, Aug 07, 2015

The adviser visited the institute on Thursday morning. He appreciated the programmes run by the institute for the specially-abled children, but was taken aback when he went to the basement of the institute.

Chandigarh has 8,581 disabled persons: RIMH report
Fri, Aug 07, 2015

Regional Institute of Mentally Handicapped joint director claims no other UT in the country has 100 pc coverage of disabled people.

Evening OPDs to start at GMSH-16 from August 15
Tue, Aug 04, 2015

To operate from 4 pm to 7 pm for six days a week; five retired doctors to be recruited for this purpose.

Road traffic accidents most common reason for facial trauma injuries, reveals PGI study
Tue, Jul 14, 2015

The study examined the records of 195 patients with facial fractures in the tertiary care centre (PGI) in north India, from 2009 to 2013.

PGI pharmacy plan gets push
Thu, Jul 09, 2015

Renovation work begins, authorities claim the pharmacy will come up in seven-eight months

‘We want to strengthen computerisation of institute… other thing is to improve hospital cleanliness, we’re trying to adopt different schemes’
Wed, Jul 08, 2015

On the 53rd Foundation Day, Dr Y K Chawla, the PGIMER director, shares with Chandigarh Newsline the plans he has for the institute to make it more patient-friendly.

Fate of 11 PGI faculty members to be decided today
Sat, Jul 04, 2015

In 2014, the PGI administration filed a petition in the Supreme Court against the orders of the high court.

PGI Incinerators- Workers face health hazards
Tue, Jun 23, 2015

Every 15 minutes, the workers have to perform the task to manually rotate the waste that is burning inside the incinerator.

Officials admit: Incinerators at PGI worn out, can explode any time
Tue, Jun 23, 2015

Each of PGI’s two incinerators has the capacity to burn 170 kg of biomedical waste an hour.

UT health department short of iron folic acid tablets for 3 months
Fri, Jun 19, 2015

Last year, as per the data released by the health department, only 37.4 per cent pregnant women consumed 100 or more iron folic acid tablets.

Chandigarh health department to boost mother and childcare services
Thu, Jun 11, 2015

Last year, while a total of 236 neo-natal deaths were reported in the city, the figure for maternal deaths stood at 18, which was double of what was reported in 2013.