Tag: Health Minister

Health minister visits Parala Maharaja in Chennai hospital

Health minister Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak today visited the Apollo Hospital in Chennai and enquired about the health condition of Parala Maharaja Gopinath Gajapati Narayan Deb, who is admitted there for treatment

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Health minister to see Parala Maharaja in Chennai hospital today

Bhubaneswar: Health minister Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak will visit Chennai on Thursday to enquire about the health condition of the Parala Maharaja Gajapati Narayan Deb, who has been admitted to Apollo Hospital in Chennai for treatment. On Wednesday, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik had directed the Health Minister to visit Chennai and take stock of the king’s […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Govt to foot medical bills of Parala Maharaja: CM

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today said the State government will bear the medical expenses of Parala Maharaja Gajapati Narayan Deb, who has been admitted to Apollo Hospital in Chennai for treatment

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Gouda case: BJP youth wing demands quizzing of 3 ministers

The youth wing of the State unit of BJP today demanded questioning of Law Minister Arun Sahoo, Health minister Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak and Urban Development Minister Puspendra Singhdeo accusing them of having links with Himanshu Bhusan Kar, a staff of the Health department and an aide of Dr Motilal Gouda, who has been arrested in connection with a fraud committed by him while he was posted as assistant director of the Directorate of Factories and Boilers

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Health minister reviews cholera situation in Palama, Rayagada

Rayagada: Health minister Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak on Monday reviewed the cholera situation in Palama in Kalyansinghpur in Rayagada district at a meeting with the district collector and other concerned officials at the Rayagada circuit house here. The health minister directed authorities to ensure 24-hour healthcare and drinking water supply in the disease affected areas. “We […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Dengue toll goes up to 6 in Odisha

Cuttack/Barbil/Bhubaneswar: The death toll in dengue has gone up to six in Odisha with the death of a patient in Barbil in Keonjhar district last night. Lili Gop, a daily wage labourer, died at the Barbil Community Health Centre (CHC) last night, sources said. Family members have alleged that she died due to improper treatment. […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Climbing Taladhwaja: Arrested devotee forwarded to court

Puri: A devotee from Gujarat arrested by the Police yesterday for climbing the Taladhwaja chariot of Lord Balabhadra was forwarded to the court today. According to reports, Dipesh Shah, a businessman from Ahmadabad had climbed the Taladhwaja chariot of Lord Balabhadra in the wee hours July 8. After having the darshan of the Lord, he […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Govt mulls invoking ESMA to meet 108 ambulance staff stir

Health Minister Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak and Chief Secretary AP Padhi on Wednesday discussed with the district collectors and SPs via videoconferencing possible measures to meet the situation that could arise out of the strike of the 108 ambulance services staff from March 18

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Agitating VIMSAR docs to meet Health minister today

Bhubaneswar: A 10-member delegation of striking junior doctors at Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Research (VIMSAR), Burla is scheduled to meet Health minister Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak here today to discuss their 11-point charter of demands. Official sources said, the delegation, along with VIMSAR’s principal, superintendent and director, will meet Nayak to discuss […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Health minister reviews Jaundice situation

After reports of a jaundice outbreak emerged, Health minister Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak visited Bolangir to take stock of the situation yesterday. Nayak conducted a door-to-door visit in the affected areas and interacted with the general public on various issues faced by them

  • Friday, 16 July 2021
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Kapil Mishra claims Rs 300 crore scam in medicine purchase

New Delhi: Sacked Water Minister Kapil Mishra on Saturday accused Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Health Minister Satyendar Jain of misappropriating health funds and claimed three health scams, including one involving Rs 300 crore. Mishra said three big scams were perpetrated in the health sector by the Aam Aadmi Party government, including one of […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Over 650 dengue cases in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The outbreak of dengue in different parts of Odisha has triggered panic among people with the number of affected people reaching 654 in the state, and one person dying of the vector-borne disease. A total of 654 persons have tested positive so far while 128 persons are in hospitals, said an official on Monday. […]

  • Thursday, 01 July 2021
Japanese Encephalitis under control, claims Odisha government

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government today claimed that Japanese Encephalitis was well under control even as the death toll in the tribal-dominated Malkangiri district touched 93 in a span of two months. Health and family welfare minister Pradip Kumar Amat told reporters here that 93 children had died in Malkangiri district, of which 32 were suferring […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
Pradip Kumar Amat new Odisha Health Minister

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Finance Minister Pradip Kumar Amat has been given additional charge of the Health and Welfare department after Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak tendered his resignation on moral grounds in the wake of the hospital fire tragedy. A release from the Chief Minister’s Office said that the Information and Public Relations portfolio, which was held by […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
225 people affected by dengue in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: With monsoon active in Odisha,dengue has spread in the state with at least 225 people being affected. “As many as 225 people have tested positive for dengue across the state. Of the affected persons, 13 are undergoing treatment at various hospitals,” state Health and Family Welfare Minister Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak, who reviewed the situation […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021