Tag: Covid19

oxygen plant
DRDO To Set Up Seven Medical Oxygen Plants In Odisha 

In a bid to address the oxygen crisis at hospitals especially during the time of Covid pandemic, the Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) has geared up to set up seven medical oxygen plants in Odisha.

CWC Postpones Elections For Congress President Due To COVID
CWC Postpones Elections For Congress President Due To COVID

The Congress Working Committee on Monday decided to postpone the presidential polls of the party due to the surge in Covid-19 cases.

Regular Use Of Ivermectin May Cut Risk Of Contracting COVID-19
Regular Use Of Ivermectin May Cut Risk Of Contracting COVID-19

Regular use of the oral antiparasitic drug ivermectin may significantly reduce the risk of contracting COVID-19, according to a review of available data by researchers who claim the medicine can help end the pandemic.

Puri SP
Helpline Number Released For Senior Citizens In Puri

In a bid to ease problems faced by senior citizens staying alone during Covid-19 restriction, the district police has released a dedicated helpline number for the elderly persons through which they can seek any assistance from police.

Hospitals Directed No COVID Patient Be Refused Admission For Lack Of Valid ID: Centre To SC
Hospitals Directed No COVID Patient Be Refused Admission For Lack Of Valid ID: Centre To SC

All central and state government hospitals managing COVID patients have been directed to ensure that no patient is refused admission due to lack of a valid identity card and a positive test report for coronavirus, the Centre has told the Supreme Court.

Udala sub jail
Odisha: 21 UTPs Test Covid Positive At Udala Sub-Jail

As many as 21 under trial prisoners (UTP) at Udala Sub-jail in Mayurbhanj district tested positive for the coronavirus today

Raghunath Mohapatra
Raghunath Mohapatra’s Mortal Remains Consigned To Flames With Full State Honours

The mortal remains of Padma Vibhushan Raghunath Mohapatra were consigned to flames with full state honours at Girala village in Puri district on Sunday night.

Covid hospital
Covid-19 Patient’s Body Left Unattended For 8 Hours Inside ICU At Nabarangpur Hospital

An incident exposing the distressing status of health care system in the State has been reported from a Covid hospital in Nabarangpur where the body of a covid-19 patient was left unattended for over eight hours. 

ALERT For COVID19 Patients: Black Fungal Infections can Turn Dangerous If Left Untreated
ALERT For COVID19 Patients: Black Fungal Infections can Turn Dangerous If Left Untreated

Mucormycosis, also known as black fungus, can turn dangerous if left untreated, doctors said on Friday amid reports of re-emergence of the rare deadly fungal infection among Covid-19 patients.

Odisha Has Less Covid-19 Vaccine Wastage As Compared To Others: Health Dept
Over 90L COVID19 Vaccine Doses Still Available With States, UTs: Govt

The Centre has provided more than 17.35 crore vaccine doses to the states and the union territories free of cost, and more than 90 lakh doses are still available with them.