Tag: Mkcg Medical College And Hospital

Odisha: Conman Dupes JEE Rank Holder Of Rs 15 Lakh By Promising MBBS Seat, Arrested
Odisha: Conman Dupes JEE Rank Holder Of Rs 15 Lakh By Promising MBBS Seat, Arrested

Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police on Tuesday arrested a fraudster for allegedly duping a medical aspirant on the pretext of providing an MBBS seat in MKCG Medical College and Hospital in Berhampur. The conman, Sunil Samantaray, who impersonates himself as a journalist, has been arrested from in front of a bar in Bhubaneswar. As per reports, […]

Berhampur: Youth Stabbed To Death Over Past Enmity
Berhampur: Youth Stabbed To Death Over Past Enmity

Berhampur: A youth was allegedly stabbed to death following an altercation at Banthapalli village under Digapahandi police limits here on Saturday morning. The murder is suspected to be a fallout of past enmity. The deceased was identified as Bachan Swain. Many criminal cases were pending against him. According to sources, Bachan had an altercation with […]

COVID-19 Halts Cornea Transplantations At Odisha Hospital

Berhampur: The cornea transplantation procedure at the MKCG Medical College and Hospital here has stopped since March this year following the outbreak of COVID-19, a senior doctor said. Even though family members have shown interest to donate the eyes of their relatives who died recently, the doctors are not undertaking the procedure due to the […]

Congress MLA candidate injured in firing, succumbs

Bhubaneswar: Congress’ candidate for Aska Assembly seat, who was shot at by four bike-borne miscreants, died while undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Bhubaneswar yesterday night. The mortal remains of Jena were brought to Congress Bhawan in a procession today and several leaders, including OPCC president Niranjan Patnaik paid their tributes. Later, the mortal […]

Dreaded criminal Manoj Swain arrested after police encounter in Ganjam

Berhampur: After a brief lull, the Ganjam district police, in yet another breakthrough managed to arrest dreaded criminal Manoj Swain following an encounter in Khallikote in the wee hours today. Acting on tip-off about the presence of Manoj near Narayani Temple, a team of Khallikote Police conducted a raid at around 4AM today and arrested […]

Free CT scan facility launched at MKCG hospital

Berhampur: Bringing much relief to the patients in southern Odisha, authorities of the MKCG Medical College and Hospital today launched the CT scan facility. Set up at an estimated cost of Rs 3.5 crore, the CT scan facility at the hospital will provide treatment to around 200 patients daily free of cost. Authorities informed that […]

Three children taken ill after consuming expired medicines in Kendrapara

Kendrapara: Health condition of three children deteriorated after consuming expired medicines in Kharinasi village under Mahakalapada block in the district late night on Sunday. According to sources, the children were initially rushed to the Ramnagar Community Health Centre. Later they were rushed to district headquarters hospital (DHH) as there was no sign of improvement in […]

Inoperative super speciality block compromising health care in MKCG Hospital

Berhampur: One year on since inauguration, the two super speciality blocks at the MKCG Medical College and Hospital in Berhampur is yet to see the light of the day. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik had inaugurated the specialty blocks last year. Some crucial departments like heart surgery, plastic surgery, geriatric and nephrology operating inside indoor patient […]

Sarpanch's son shot at in Ganjam; family alleges political enmity

Bhanjanagar: Panic gripped A. Karadabadi panchayat under Buguda block of Ganjam district after son of the Sarpanch was shot at by unidentified miscreants in Soroda village on Friday night. As per sources, the eldest son of A. Karadabadi’s Sarpanch Khadali Pradhan, Saroj Kumar Pradhan, was sitting on the veranda of his house when some bike […]

Chemists call for strike against closure of 3 shops within MKCG hospital 

Berhampur: The Utkal Chemists and Druggists Association (UCDA) has called for a district wide bandh of all medicine shops in Ganjam  protesting  the closure of three medicine shops on the premises of MKCG Medical College and Hospital in Berhampur. The association has asked all the chemists in the district to shut down their shops on […]

Senior citizen dies after returning from pilgrimage

Berhampur: A senior citizen pilgrim died after he fell sick during the travel to South India under Government’s pilgrimage scheme Baristha Nagarika Tirtha Yatra Yojana. The deceased identified as Bhagaban Maharana of Balajipentha in Berhampur fell sick suddenly due to asthma during his trip to Tirupati. He was also administered required treatment during the journey. […]

Fake marriage: Ready for DNA test, says junior doctor

Berhampur: In a fresh twist to the fake marriage allegations made by a woman against a junior doctor of the MKCG Medical College and Hospital here claiming that she was cheated on the pretext of marriage; the junior doctor has claimed innocence and termed the allegations as false and baseless. The doctor, identified as Jyotiranjan […]

Ganjam Police nabs dreaded criminal in Hinjli after encounter

Berhampur: Dreaded criminal Mitu alias Bijay Moharana has sustained critical injuries in a retaliatory firing by the district police in Hinjli area of Ganjam district late last night and is undergoing treatment at the MKCG hospital in Berhampur amid tight security. Officials of the Hinjli and Sheragada police stations, who were frisking vehicles on Burupada-Marudi […]

Mini Dalabehera was burnt after murder: Post mortem report

Berhampur: The post mortem report of Mini Dalabehera, a woman sarpanch candidate for Baghamari panchayat whose half-burnt body was found inside Sagada hill forest under Mohana block in Gajapati district yesterday, has revealed that she was burnt after murder. The post mortem of the deceased was conducted by a team of doctors of Forensic Medicine […]

Chilika boat tragedy: Boatman held after discharge from MKCG

Berhampur: Two days after the tragic boat mishap in Chilika lake, Rambha Police today arrested the boatman soon after his discharge from MKCG Medical College and Hospital here. Report said the boatman Bidesh Mallick alias Hatia along with other injured passengers of the ill-fated boat were rescued and admitted to MKCG hospital on Saturday. As […]