Dr Wable said this kind of practice is only being followed in YCM hospital and not in other civic hospitals. "We have 650 patients but do not have adequate staff to care for each and every patient, especially those who cannot move out of their beds," he said.
"This has been done to liberalise the procedure and reduce compliance norms, reduce harassment and delays," said a senior official of the licensing department.
Delhi first announced a week-long lockdown this year on April 19. It has been extended every Sunday since, as cases and positivity rate refused to dip.
The Hindu Rao Hospital, Balak Ram Hospital, and the Rajan Babu Institute of Pulmonary Medicine and Tuberculosis (RBIPMT) will each get a plant with the capacity of producing 1,000 litres per minute.
According to the official order, any non-oxygenated ambulance will be costing Rs 1000 for the first 10 kilometres and Rs 100 for each kilometre exceeding. For oxygen ambulances, the service providers will be charging Rs 1500 for the first 10 kilometres and Rs 100 for each kilometre exceeding it.
The Western Disturbance, which is a weather pattern associated with non-monsoon showers in northwest India, is also likely to bring a spell of light rain to Delhi from Wednesday to Saturday.
The move came after the Opposition termed the committee an “eyewash”. Additional powers have been granted to the one-man committee of Justice (retd) K U Chandiwal under the provisions of the Commission of Inquiry Act, 1952.
Called the "Vedalakshana Panchgavya Ayurved Covid isolation centre", it is currently treating seven Covid-19 patients from the village in Deesa taluka.
PM tweeted and stated that Yogaguru Swami Adhyatmanandaji apart from teaching yoga, used to explain deep spiritual subjects in a simple manner.
Police said the clash took place between family members and associates of winning Pradhan Anuradha Singh and his unsuccessful rival Seema Pal.
It was alleged that the processions were taken out despite a strict direction from district administration that no winning candidate of panchayat election would arrange victory rallies or feasts for the people.
As Sharma spoke to The Indian Express on Thursday, Ludhiana hospitals had reported over 1,800 deaths out of which around 300 were from outside the district.
The accused is a resident of Beriya village at Mahotari in Nepal and was presently residing at Dappar.
Officials of the administration said that “a private hospital was found taking an abnormal quantity of 400 oxygen cylinders per day, while another hospital of almost same capacity was consuming about 90 cylinders.”
The Indian Express spoke to the councilors about their role and endeavours to provide help to people who are suffering with the virus.
The cumulative active cases count in the Tricity reached 21,035 on Saturday.
May has been the cruelest month, with Chandigarh reporting a high of 890 cases on May 3 and May 7, the highest since the pandemic began.
Governor Badnore intervenes as UT officials stop vendor from supplying oxygen to PGI, saying it’s above their quota
Another government official pointed out that total allocation to the state was 227 MT, including 195 MT allocated from other states which Punjab has been unsuccessful in availing to full capacity due to logistical constraints.
The matter came to light after photographs and videos of the party went viral on social media, said police.
The fresh death count has also showed a minor decline and 298 Covid related fatalities were reported since Friday, taking the total number of deaths to 15,170 since April last year.
He added that in order to deal with the challenge of the second wave, the central and state governments are working with full strength.
“My fight would continue as a soldier of BJP to restore democracy in the state. I would request everyone to put concoctions and conjectures to rest. I am resolute in my political path,” Roy tweeted on Saturday.
The governor alleged that despite repeated attempts by the Raj Bhawan, the additional chief secretary (ACS) of the Home Department had not forwarded the police report.
The order further said, “Under no circumstances, (the) disposal of (a) body should be kept pending for want of (a) Covid report. In all such cases, (the) body should be disposed of following Covid protocol.”