Tag: Naba Kishore Das

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Monkeypox scare: Odisha directs CDMOs to keep beds ready at DHHs

Earlier, the Union health ministry had issued guidelines for management of monkeypox to all states and UTs to ensure preparedness to deal with any potential crisis.

  • Tuesday, 26 July 2022
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No question of quitting Congress: Jharsuguda MLA Naba Das

Jharsuguda: Brushing aside speculation of quitting the Congress party, Jharsuguda MLA Naba Kishore Das has said that he has no plans to leave the party. In a press statement, Das clarified that he had been a part of the Congress since his college days. “I am inspired by the principles and ideologies of the party. […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Litchi test: Odisha health minister Naba Das ends up with half-baked diagnosis!

Bhubaneswar: Like the Bihar health mandarins, the new Odisha health minister Naba  Kishore Das seems to be in denial mode that Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) is a reality in Odisha, notwithstanding the bitter reality of Odisha’s brush with the killer disease in 2016. In a statement to the media yesterday, the State Health Minister had […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
TikTok videos inside hospital: Odisha Health Minister seeks report

Bhubaneswar: Taking serious note of the TikTok videos made by some nurses inside the Special Newborn Care Unit (SNCU) at Malkangiri District Headquarters Hospital, Odisha Health Minister Naba Kishore Das has sought a report over the incident. The Health Minster has asked the concerned officials to explain what action has been taken against the four […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
Rath Yatra 2019: Puri to host Sun, clouds; high humidity amid thunderstorm probability

Bhubaneswar: With the pilgrim city all decked up for the annual World famous car fest tomorrow, it seems rains will also have a day out on the town on the big day. The latest weather models forecast nil precipitation on July 4. However, Skymet models show around 1-2mm (light) rainfall in Puri on the D-day. […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Odisha govt to form new health policy to stop doctors' brain drain

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government will form a new health policy to stop the brain drain of doctors and address the shortage of doctors in the state, state Health Minister Naba Kishore Das said on Sunday. “Under the new health policy, steps will be taken to retain the doctors who are moving outside the state after […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Op-Ed: New Health Policy Must Address Pressing Issues

By Ashutosh Mishra Bhubaneswar: A new health policy for the state is on the anvil. The government is keen to stop the flight of doctors to hospitals in the private sector, especially outside the state. If the new policy, which is expected to offer fresh and more alluring incentives to doctors, can address the issue […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Attack on doctors: Hospitals in Odisha to have CCTV cameras, more security measures

Bhubaneswar: After Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan informed Parliament that a directive has been issued to States for the safety of doctors at sensitive hospitals, Odisha Health Minister Naba Kishore Das today said the State government has already asked many hospitals to install CCTV cameras for the safety of doctors. “We have already given instructions […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Govt Extends Application Submission Deadline For VIMSAR Director Post

Sambalpur: Odisha government has extended the application submission deadline for the post of permanent director of Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences Research (VIMSAR) at Burla in Sambalpur district. Odisha Health Minister Naba Kishore Das informed about the development on Saturday. Speaking to media persons in Sambalpur about the appointment process of the VIMSAR […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Decision To Shift Jaga, Kalia From AIIMS Delhi In A Week: Health Minister

Bhubaneswar: A decision on shifting of the separated conjoined twins Jaga and Kalia from AIIMS New Delhi to SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack will be taken within seven days, said Odisha Health Minister Naba Kishore Das today. The Health minister said the State government is ready to provide treatment to the separated conjoined […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
CM Naveen Wealthiest In Odisha, Pratap Jena's Property Grows By 4.5 Cr In A Year

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik continues to lead the rich ministers list in Odisha while State Panchayati Raj Minister Pratap Jena’s net worth grew be a whopping 4.5 crore in a single year, a statement of assets of all Cabinet ministers of the State which was issued by the Chief Minister’s Office on Tuesday stated. […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
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Know The Top Guns Of Naveen Patnaik: Odisha Ministers Who Own Pistol, Revolver

Bhubaneswar: The Naveen Patnaik Cabinet in Odisha has two ministers who in their annual property returns have admitted to owning licensed firearms. The two heavyweight cabinet ministers are – State Revenue Minister Sudam Marandi (from Mayurbhanj district) and Health Minister Naba Kishore Das (from Jharsuguda district). The APR filed today for the year 2019-20 has […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021