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Bijay Mohapatra
More Testing Leading To Daily Covid Figures Surge: Odisha Health Official

A top State health official on Sunday attributed the surge in daily Covid cases to the increase in number of testing while  the rise in number of fatalities in the State is caused due to the critically ill patients.

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Inoperative Machines At MKCG Hospital Putting Lives Of Patients At Stake

Berhampur: Emergency healthcare services at MKCG College and Hospital in Berhampur have been severely hit due to inoperative blood cell separator machines in the Blood Bank for past two months. As per reports, the machines which segregate plasma and platelets from blood have not been fixed after they developed some technical glitches some two months […]

Rajasthan
Health services remain close for third day in Rajasthan

Jaipur: Medical and health services remained paralysed in Rajasthan for the third successive day on Monday, as due to the doctors’ strike since Saturday, there was no one to attend on the patients standing in serpentine queues in the hospitals. Even though the state government had invoked the Rajasthan Essential Services Maintenance Act (RESMA) in […]

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Boat ambulance to sail good healthcare to people in cut off Malkangiri

Malkangiri: The long awaited dream of the inhabitants of cut off areas of Malkangiri district became a reality today after boat ambulance services were launched by the local legislator  Damburu Sisa here. The cut off areas which are characterised by difficult terrains will now have access to medical services on water.  Around 30, 000 inhabitants […]

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Odisha rejigs medical service cadre; adds more posts

Bhubaneswar:  The Odisha government announced changes to the Odisha Medical Service cadre in which the total number posts have been increased to 6,719 from 5,389. The total positions for the post of special secretary have been increased to 2 while number of directors has been increased to 12 from 5. In the pay-band 4 category, […]

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Panchayat polls: Cong forms election committees

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Congress today announced formation of committees at the state, block and panchayat level for the ensuing panchayat polls scheduled in February next year. Briefing media persons after presiding over the PCC Coordination Committee meeting, PCC president Prasad Harichandan said for the overall management of panchayat polls, campaigning and selection of candidates, Pradesh […]