The Odisha Unit of the Indian Medical Association (IMA) has demanded 'martyr' status to the doctors who laid down their lives on line of duty while battling Covid-19 during the second wave.
The Anganwadi worker at Ainlabhata village in the district visited the Padmapur sub-divisional hospital after she complained of some covid symptoms. She tested positive for coronavirus at the hospital, but was denied admission and proper care
As Odisha’s fight against the Coronavirus continues, demands to accord Covid frontline worker status to the teachers at par with the police, health workers and journalists, has grown strong.
Bhadrak: A Covid warrior, who was hired during the Covid-19 pandemic and has now been terminated, has decided on Friday to undertake a novel demonstration by walking from Bhadrak to Naveen Niwas in the State Capital. After offering prayer at Charampa Hanuman temple, Ashwini Padhy set out on his 130km-long journey in the morning wearing […]
Rourkela: In yet another tragic death of a Covid Warrior in Odisha, a 29-year-old PG student of Ispat General Hospital (IGH) succumbed to the COVID-19 virus here on Sunday. The deceased, Priyashree Kumari, a native of Nalanda district in Bihar, was pursuing second year Diplomate of National Board (DNB) in Surgery and had been attending […]
Bhubaneswar: A 96-year-old freedom fighter has won the battle against COVID-19 and was released from the designated coronavirus hospital in the city where he was under treatment on Wednesday after testing negative, an official said. Loknath Nayak had tested positive for Coronavirus on September 29 and was admitted to SUM COVID Hospital on the same […]
Berhampur: Apart from the COVID-19 positive cases, which are increasing at an alarming rate, a number of frontline workers including teachers in Ganjam district have fallen to the coronavirus. As per reports, 11 teachers in the district have died of COVID-19 so far which has now emerged as a major concern. What is more surprising […]
Balasore: Sadar police on Sunday detained a manager and a pharmacist of a COVID hospital in Balasore district after a staff nurse working at the healthcare centre brought allegations of misbehaviour and harassment against them. According to the complaint lodged by the frontline worker, the hospital manager Sachidananda Padhi and pharmacist Biplab Padhi sent objectionable […]