Tag: Naba Das

Health minister orders probe into ‘misbehaviour’ towards MLA by hospital

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Health Department constituted a four-member committee to probe into the alleged misbehaviour shown towards Keonjhar BJP MLA and Opposition chief whip Mohan Charan Majhi by the officials of BR Life Kalinga Hospital in Bhubaneswar. Odisha Health and Family Welfare Minister Naba Das ordered for the probe and directed the Committee to submit a […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
Odisha Launches Online Registration Facility For Clinical Establishments

Bhubaneswar: In a bid to bring transparency and resolve other issues related to delay in grant of necessary clearances, Odisha government on Saturday launched ‘Online Clinical Establishment Management System’  (CEMSO) for registration and renewals of clinical establishments in the State. With help of the new system, nearly 1800 private hospitals and clinics will be benefited […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
Are Odisha Ministers Getting Sidelined In 5T governance push?

Bhubaneswar: While Health minister Naba Das was absent during marathon visits of Transformation and Initiatives (5T) team to different hospitals, his sudden visit to Bhadrak District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) today, raised questions about the role of ministers in the implementation of the 5T model of governance with the Opposition parties criticising the initiative. “As per […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
NHRC Order Against Apollo Hospitals To Be Reviewed: Odisha Minister

Bhubaneswar: In response to the fresh order by National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) to cancel registration of Apollo Hospitals in Bhubaneswar in connection with an illegal kidney transplantation case, Odisha Health Minister Naba Das today said that the order will be inspected & accordingly action will be taken. Addressing mediapersons, Das said, “I have ordered […]

  • Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Odisha To Start Pool Testing for Coronavirus

Bhubaneswar: In a bid to scale up testing, Odisha will soon start ‘pool testing’ of the samples of suspected Coronavirus cases. The Centre has okayed the proposal for pool testing and soon the infrastructure at Burla medical will be upgraded with necessary equipment, informed State Health and Family Welfare Minister, Naba Das after a meeting […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
Police Detain 128 Quarantine Escapees In Ganjam, Books Many

Berhampur/Bhubaneswar: All the 128 Odia Surat returnees who had fled two quarantine centres in Beguniapada area of Ganjam district two days ago have been caught by the police. Cases have been registered against 12 persons under different sections in Beguniapada block. Taking to twitter, Ganjam SP has informed that based on the report of Tehsildar-cum-Incident […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
4% Of Tested Surat Returnees Found COVID19 Positive: Odisha Health Minister

Bhubaneswar: Acknowledging that return of migrants might aggravate the COVID19 situation in Odisha, Health Minister Naba Das on Thursday reiterated testing of returnees before they are allowed to leave a particular state. Briefing media after his video-conferencing with Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan, Das informed that “Odisha has requested for testing of migrants in the […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
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Odisha Assembly: Govt Plays Down COVID-19 Mismanagement Allegations

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Health Minister Naba Das on Wednesday dismissed all the allegations on COVID-19 mismanagement levelled by the Opposition political parties against the government. Making a statement during the Monsoon Session of the State Legislative Assembly after an adjournment motion was moved in connection over the matter, Das defended his government’s efforts in tackling the […]

  • Monday, 12 April 2021
COVID-19 Graph Declining In Odisha; Roadmap Prepared For Vaccination Drive, Says Health Minister

Bhubaneswar: Odisha has prepared a detailed roadmap to undertake the vaccination drive against COVID-19, said State Health and Family Welfare Minister Naba Das on Sunday. While talking to reporters, Das said the Centre has already issued comprehensive guidelines and the State government has already formed committees at district and block levels other than the committee […]

  • Thursday, 08 April 2021
Odisha Ministers' Wealth: CM Naveen Richest, Tusharkanti Poor, Naba Acquires 80 Vehicles

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Health Minister Naba Das has purchased as many as 80 vehicles including a luxurious car (Mercedes Benz) worth Rs 2 crore in the last two years. Das has purchased a total of 80 new vehicles between 2018 and 2020. It was revealed from the property statement of all the ministers including chief minister […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021
Odisha Govt Released Rs 344 Cr To Pvt COVID Hospitals, Says Health Minister

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Health Minister Naba Das on Monday informed the State Assembly that Rs 344.55 crore has been released to privately operated COVID hospitals in the State for treatment of patients. Replying to a question posed by BJP MLA from Jashipur, Ganesh Ram Singh Khuntia in the Assembly, Das said a total of 33 private […]

  • Saturday, 03 April 2021
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Disengagement Dissent Grows Among COVID Care Workers, Odisha Govt Says Reengagement Unlikely

Bhubaneswar: Dashing the hopes of women COVID Care Workers who have been disengaged from service, Odisha Health Minister Naba Das on Friday clarified that their employment was purely contractual in nature and so the government is unlikely to reengage them. Das’ comments came after the health condition of some of the protesting woman COVID Care […]

  • Monday, 01 March 2021