Tag: Health Service

108 ambulance failure: patient dies midway to hospital

Rayagada: The management of the emergency ambulance services especially in remote areas has once again come under scanner after a person died allegedly after 108 ambulance failed to arrive on time here on Thursday. The incident has been reported from Dangasil village under Kalyansinghpur block of the district. The deceased has been identified as Ranjit […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Ambulance delay leads to pregnant lady’s death

Nabarangpur: In yet another case of poor healthcare service in the state, a pregnant lady of Nabarangpur district died as the ambulance reportedly reached late here on Sunday. The deceased was identified as Tulabati Gouda of Bharataguda village under Dabugaon block. Sources said Tulabati was taken to the Dabugaon Primary Health Centre soon after she […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
108 ambulance services
'108' Ambulance Staff call off stir

Bhubaneswar: Hours after the State wide stir, the ‘108’ Ambulance Service Workers’ Association has called off the strike after payment of their pending dues. Employees of ambulance services were on strike since last mid-night demanding better and timely payment of their remuneration. The emergency health care was affected for quite sometimes due to the agitation. […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
108 ambulance staff go on strike, health services to cripple

Bhubaneswar: Healthcare services in many parts of Odisha likely to be get affected as the employees of 108 ambulance services go on a strike from Friday midnight demanding better and timely payment. According to reports, the drivers of 108 ambulance, emergency medical technicians and attendants across the state have gone for an indefinite ceasework demanding […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Locals torch police van after clash with cops

Puri: A police van was set afire by locals after clash with cops at Charichhak bazaar near Nimapara in the district today following which prohibitory order under section 144 of Cr PC has been clamped. The market area at Charichhak has turned into a virtual battle ground in the morning when the locals pelted stone […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Congress to stage peaceful dharna at all PHCs, CHCs today

Bhubaneswar: Alleging deteriorating health service in State, the Congress will stage peaceful dharna in front of all Primary and Community health centres across the State today. The party had decided to hold peaceful protest in its executive body meeting held on September 9. The protest meeting will not affect the ambulance service and health care […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021