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.
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.
A few hours before the incident, another group of labourers had stopped the truck driver, Sarma Chaudhary, from urinating near they were cooking.
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.
A visit to new OPD on Monday revealed that patients continue to stand in long queues to collect their reports.
Mercury is present in hospitals, mainly in clinical thermometers and sphygmomanometers (instruments measuring blood pressure).
Earlier, a large number of cholera cases were reported from house number 700 to 853 and 1,600 to 1,700.
The evening OPDs are started to facilitate working class population and students.
Alleges four men followed her in bus to school, passed lewd comments, even slapped her once .
The health secretary also said that they would soon launch an online appointment system for people visiting the OPDs.
Residents of Manimajra blame the Municipal Corporation for their failure to provide clean drinking water to them.
‘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’
Chandigarh Newsline met several differently abled people to know the kind of problems they are facing in the city beautiful.
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.
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.
Regional Institute of Mentally Handicapped joint director claims no other UT in the country has 100 pc coverage of disabled people.
To operate from 4 pm to 7 pm for six days a week; five retired doctors to be recruited for this purpose.
The study examined the records of 195 patients with facial fractures in the tertiary care centre (PGI) in north India, from 2009 to 2013.
Renovation work begins, authorities claim the pharmacy will come up in seven-eight months
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.
In 2014, the PGI administration filed a petition in the Supreme Court against the orders of the high court.
Every 15 minutes, the workers have to perform the task to manually rotate the waste that is burning inside the incinerator.
Each of PGI’s two incinerators has the capacity to burn 170 kg of biomedical waste an hour.
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.
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.