Despite the legal and to some extent social developments happening on LGTBIQA front, quite a few lacunae remain to be addressed, says Bindumadhav Khire, director of the Bindu Queer Rights Foundation, who is leading this initiative.
National Disaster Response Force has also kept 14 more teams on stand-by, which can be mobilised at a short notice, said agency officials.
According to the Bandra police, the complainant and the three accused, aged between 20 and 23 years, were friends and lived in the same neighbourhood in Mankhurd.
It is learnt that the Delhi Police have also decided to announce a reward for Sushil Kumar's arrest.
Police arrested a scrap dealer for alleged black marketing of oxygen cylinders
If a patient is diagnosed with black fungus in any government or private hospital of the state, it will have to be reported to the CMO of the concerned district so that appropriate steps can be taken to prevent the disease, Haryana Health Minister said, Anil Vij
A senior official of the Delhi government said there has been a delay in distribution as foodgrains came in late from the Food Corporation of India under the NFSA and the PMGKAY schemes.
On Wednesday, the Delhi High Court said that the Centre should look beyond its own hospitals while distributing foreign aid and submit a chart showing distribution.
The commissioned Medical Officers would be leaving immediately to join as interns in 31 AFMS Hospitals across the country, which are also designated for Covid care of Armed Forces personnel as well as civilians.
Ashim Banerjee was undergoing treatment at a private hospital since contracting Covid-19.
“The spread of Covid is reducing slowly. We pray it doesn’t increase again. But if it does, we have readied 500 ICU beds more. In the past 15 days, doctors and engineers have set up 1,000 ICU beds,” Kejriwal said.
The 5th Battalion of the NDRF is headquartered at Sudumbare near Talegaon in Pune district and has a total of 18 teams comprising 45 personnel each or less.
During the weekend curfews barring shops selling milk and medicine, all other shops have been instructed to remain shut.
Dr Randeep Guleria said that unlike in the first wave of the pandemic, doctors are now seeing the fungal infection develop even in patients who are battling Covid-19.
Despite the legal and to some extent social developments happening on the LGTBIQA front, quite a few lacunae remain to be addressed, said Bindumadhav Khire, Director, Bindu Queer Rights Foundation, who is leading this initiative.
As per the India Meteorological Department's (IMD) prediction, Konkan and Goa are expected to receive heavy to very heavy rainfall on May 15 and 16.
The health department said it has stopped vaccinations of those in the age group of 18-44 years as per the directions of the state government. Their vaccination had started on May 1. There are over 20 lakh citizens in the age group of over 18-44.
The government has written to all hospitals to appoint a nodal officer to provide information about patients who will be requiring oxygen support at home after discharge.
In any public health crisis of the scale of COVID-19, local authorities must deal with a multitude of responsibilities including procuring essential supplies and reporting day-to-day operations to the higher authorities
According to a senior government official, the patients will have to first enter relevant details following which they will be informed a time of availability.
A group of about ten persons armed with iron rods, wooden sticks allegedly attacked Madhav.
Calling the circular ‘discriminatory’ and violating the right to life as guaranteed by the Constitution of India, the High Court issued notices to governments of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, and the Center.
“So far, 350 oxygen cylinders have been delivered to the doorsteps of patients. To make the process easier and more convenient, we are now also working on an application for this,” said Surendra Singh, Additional Commissioner of the MCG.
For the next two days, the sky is expected to remain partly cloudy with a chance of thunder and lighting on Monday.
Kangaroo mother care refers to the practice of providing continuous skin-to-skin contact between the mother and the baby.