Free Press Journal
  • Bhopal: Oriental Bank celebrates 75th Foundation Day

    BHOPAL: Oriental Bank of Commerce celebrated its 75th Foundation Day. A blood donation camp, under the aegis of Hamidia Hospital, was organised on the occasion at the bank’s cluster monitoring office, MP Nagar. The staff members of the bank donated blood. Several programmes were organised at various branches of the bank. Road shows, plantation of Tulsi sapling were also done.

  • Bhopal: Government allots Rs 4cr to Hamidia for purchase of medical equipment

    BHOPAL: The lack of funds has always been stated as one of the reason for the poor condition of Hamidia Hospital. In a review meeting on Friday, principal secretary (PS), health and medical education, Gauri Singh informed that Rs 4 crore has been sanctioned for the purchase of necessary medical equipment and Rs 25 lakhs for the construction of micro-virology laboratory.

  • Bhopal: Ousted for messing up med edu, Prabhanshu gets key SC welfare

    BHOPAL: Additional chief secretary Prabhanshu Kamal, who was cooling his heels for the past one-and-a-half months after being unceremoniously ousted from the department of medical education because of mismanagement in the Hamidia Hospital, has been handed over the charge of scheduled castes welfare department.

  • Bhopal: Youth hit by bus dies during treatment

    BHOPAL: A 24-year-old bike-borne youth, who was critically injured after being hit by a speeding bus in Chunna Bhatti area on Tuesday, succumbed to his injuries while undergoing treatment at Hamidia Hospital on Wednesday.

  • Bhopal: Junior doctor thrashed at Hamidia Hospital

    BHOPAL: There is no respite for Hamidia Hospital even after several days of CM’s visit. Again a junior doctor was beaten up by a patient’s attendants on Sunday afternoon.

  • Bhopal: Hamidia gets Rs 15 cr for upgrading facilities

    BHOPAL: Hamidia hospital has been given Rs 15 crores to upgrade the facilities in the hospital. PS Medical Education Gouri Singh ordered the hospital staff and management to work with dedication and has also ordered that the process of purchase of medical equipment, furniture and other materials required by the hospital should begin as soon as possible. PS health and Medical Education gave the instruction in meeting on Friday where Commissioner Medical

  • Bhopal: ‘CM Effect’ leads to cosmetic changes only

    BHOPAL: CM visited Hamidia Hospital five days ago on Friday and made drastic changes in the offices of hospital and medical education department. Removal of ACS Medical education and Gandhi Medical College dean, followed by removal of superintendent of Hamidia Hospital on Saturday has not really changed anything at Hamidia Hospital in terms of facilities, hygiene and cleanliness.

  • Bhopal: Two newborns die at Sultania, parents hold nurses responsible

    • Father-in-law of a woman accuses a nurse of asking him to get rid of dead baby quickly
    • Defiant hospital superintendent refutes allegation, claims the nurses are not at all responsible for Deaths

    BHOPAL: After Hamidia Hospital, now Sultania Zanana Hospital faced the rage of parents after two newborn infants died in the hospital on Monday night. Alleging the nurses of being responsible for death, the attendants of the

  • Bhopal: Lack of proper budget and delay have shackled Hamidia Hospital

    BHOPAL: Hamidia Hospital has been under the scanner since last four days but little has changed there. The visit of chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has changed the offices of the hospital but there is hardly any change in the facilities and conditions of the hospital. The question that crops up every now and then to all, is how the conditions in government hospital can be changed. Hamidia Hospital which is considered

  • Bhopal: Scuffle with patient’s kin, Junior doctors on warpath again

    BHOPAL: Hamidia hospital faced another trouble when junior doctors refused to work after son of a patient who died in the hospital beat a junior doctor on duty on Sunday night. All the junior doctors did not stop working after commissioner Ajatshatru Shrivastav’s assurance to establish police post in the hospital and new dean Dr Deepak Marawi talking to them. To register their protest they wore black armbands on Monday while working.

  • Bhopal: Child dies at Hamidia, parents accuse med staff of negligence

    BHOPAL: Two days after the CM’s visit to Hamidia Hospital, a child died in the hospital after which the parents of the deceased created ruckus accusing the medical staff of negligence leading to death of the child. Radheshyam, resident of Nehru Nagar, admitted his 22-day-old son to Kamla Nehru Children Hospital. He alleged that due to the hospital’s lack of facilities his son died. According to reports, the children are taken from

  • Bhopal: Hamidia Hospital’s junior doctors calls off strike

    BHOPAL: The Hamidia Hospital faced serious problems when both junior doctors and nurses went on strike on Tuesday. Protesting for different reasons both junior doctors and nurses abstained from work because of which patients had to suffer. The junior doctors, however, called off their strike but the nurses would continue their protest.

  • Bhopal sub inspector Sravanlal killed in road mishap

    BHOPAL: A police sub-inspector died in a road accident at 80-ft Road under Aishbag Police station on Friday. A speeding passenger bus hit SI Sravanlal posted in Wireless cell. He died on the spot.