Even though she had not pledged to donate her body before her death, we did it for the benefit of students and researchers, Abani Gaya said.
The Odisha Government recently announced 25 percent salary hike, Employees provident Fund (EPF) and Employees State Insurance (ESI) for outsourcing employees. However the situation at MKCG hospital in Berhampur tells a different story.
These heartwarming visuals coming in from MKCG Hospital in Berhampur promise to eradicate the stigma associated with Covid to much extent.
Berhampur: In a strange event, a baby was born at MKCG Medical College and Hospital here in Ganjam district on Wednesday with a rare genetic disorder called Harlequin Ichtyhyosis. The…
Berhampur: As many as three employees and an engineer sustained serious injuries in an explosion in a steam pipe at Grasim Industries Ltd here on Tuesday morning. All the injured were rushed to MKCG Hospital. Later one of them was shifted to Bhubaneswar after his condition worsened. Irate over the incident, other employees staged a […]
Berhampur: Amid claims of the Ganjam administration that the COVID situation is improving in the district, serious allegations in healthcare delivery mechanism and negligence in the treatment of patients at the MKCG Hospital in Berhampur have come to the fore. L Mohan Das, Zilla Parishad member of Zone-10 under Kukudakhandi block of Ganjam district, through […]
Bhubaneswar: With plasma therapy showing encouraging results in treatment of COVID-19 patients, Odisha government has decided to set up two more plasma banks in the State. The two new plasma banks will come up at Maharaja Krishna Chandra Gajapati Medical College & Hospital (MKCG) in Berhampur and Capital Hospital in Bhubaneswar, informed Pradipta Mohapatra, additional […]
Berhampur: Family members of former Congress MLA Daitari Behera, who passed away at MKCG hospital in Berhampur on Thursday, have accused the hospital authorities of negligence. As per reports, the two-time legislator from the State was admitted to hospital in critical condition on Wednesday where he breathed his last after he was allegedly denied Intensive […]
Berhampur: Lives of hundreds of patients undergoing treatment inside the old indoor block of MKCG Medical College and Hospital in Berhampur are in danger due to the dilapidated condition of the building. Even though the 55-year-old building was declared unsafe by the Odisha government in the year 2014, patients continue to receive treatment inside it. […]
Berhampur: In what could inspire others to come forward to donate organs, a family of a retired bureaucrat in Berhampur donated his body to MKCG hospital after his death. As per reports, he has become the sixth cadaver donor since the inception of the hospital. The retired administrator Radhaballabh Pattnaik died of cardiac arrest on […]
Sundergarh/Ganjam/Mayurbhanj: As many as 16 persons were injured in three separate road accidents in Odisha on Saturday. A Rourkela-bound bus from Pallahara overturned near Darji in Lahunipara area injuring at least 10 persons. According to sources, the bus veered off the road on NH-143 after a portion of the vehicle chasis broke apart, sources said. […]
Berhampur: Waiting for hours to get their pathological reports at the MKCG Medical College and Hospital in the city has now exacerbated the suffering of patients and their attendants. According to sources, right from the daybreak, people have been seen rushing to the diagnostic centres for blood and other tests to avoid waiting for long […]
Berhampur: Almost a month after undergoing plastic surgery treatment at the MKCG Medical College and Hospital here, Kanha, the five-year-old boy from Gayaganda village of Ganjam district suffering from a rare skin syndrome, was today discharged from the hospital. As per reports, the boy had excess hair and flesh growth on his body- a disorder […]
Ganjam: Dreaded criminal Kalu Biswal was left injured in an encounter with the police near Asika Charimail square in Ganjam on Wednesday. Kalu, who received a bullet on his right leg was initially admitted to Asika government hospital and later transferred to the Berhampur MKCG hospital. The encounter took place when Kalu, a resident of […]
Berhampur: Launching a crackdown against brokers who have been allegedly cheating patients visiting government-run MKCG Hospital in the city, the administration on Thursday nabbed two such touts. Acting on a tip off, Sub-Collector Sidhharth Sekhar Swain and Tehsildar Ranjeet Parida conducted surprise raids at the Out Patient Department (OPD) of the hospital and caught three […]
Berhampur: The Ganjam district administration on Wednesday night sealed three medicine shops located on premises of the MKCG Medical College and Hospital over alleged irregularities in records. A team including Additional Tehsildar and Drug Inspector raided the shops and examined medicine stocks and documents. Following the move, drug shop owners met the Sub Collector and […]
Bhubaneswar: Contractual nurses, appointed under the National Health Mission, today put their ongoing strike across Odisha on hold following discussion with the government. The nurses were on cease-work since December 18 demanding regularization of job and hike in salary. The agitating nurses on Wednesday agreed to put their stir on hold till March 2018. However, […]
Chhatrapur: Senior BJD leader and advocate Surjya Narayan Patnaik passed away on Monday following a cardiac arrest. He was 59 and is survived by his wife, a son and a daughter. Patnaik, a former Zilla Parishad and BJD state council member, was first rushed to Chhatrapur health centre after he complained of chest pain and […]
Berhampur: In a ghastly incident, a student of MKCG Medical College in Berhampur was attacked with acid on the campus allegedly by her husband. The student studying in the third year Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology (DMLT) has sustained burn injuries and been admitted to the hospital. The incident occurred at around 10.30 am this […]
Berhampur: An undertrial prisoner (UTP) of Sorada Jail in Ganjam district died at MKCG Medical College and Hospital in Berhampur on Monday. The UTP, Surjya Gouda was arrested by the police on October 21 on charges of murder. Later, after the court hearing, he was booked under IPC Section 302 and sent to judicial custody. […]
The viscera report of Santosh Patra alias Tulu, brother of Parala palace manager Ananga Manjari Patra, said he died because of anti-depressant drug overdose, said MKCG Hospital Forensic Lab chief Prof Sachidananda Mohanty