COMBATING CORONA

Kerala’s famous healthcare model flops at the most critical time

Kerala’s famous healthcare model flops at the most critical time

Some of recent tales of inhuman and callous behaviour by hospital staff towards Covid patients have brought shame to the state

Flush the Virus: Mumbai-based NGO's unique drive to keep Covid at bay

Flush the Virus: Mumbai-based NGO's unique drive to keep Covid at bay

During the months of May and June, members of Triratna Prerana Mandal (TPM) started the campaign which aimed at carrying out cleaning wor...Read More

Panvel civic body terminates pact with 2 private hospitals after state govt order

Panvel civic body terminates pact with 2 private hospitals after state govt order

COVID-19 patients to be treated under MJPJAY now

Corona cases: Signs of improvement in Mira Bhayandar

Corona cases: Signs of improvement in Mira Bhayandar

However, the case fatality rate (CFR), which continues to hover above 3.1 percent, remains a serious cause for concern for the civic admi...Read More

BMC claims situation under control, even as Mumbai reports over 40 deaths daily

BMC claims situation under control, even as Mumbai reports over 40 deaths daily

Mumbai's overall Covid Fatality Rate (CFR) currently stands at 4.19 per cent which is much higher than the national and state CFR which i...Read More

BJP dubs CM Thackeray's web address mere talk but no action

BJP dubs CM Thackeray's web address mere talk but no action

It is important to start local trains as people are going through severe hardships: Praveen Darekar Leader of Oppn in State council

Cases will surge in following days if Mumbaikars fail to follow protocol

Cases will surge in following days if Mumbaikars fail to follow protocol

According to BMC data, the city had recorded 60,301 Covid-19 cases last month; the average daily load cases were almost double from 1084 ...Read More

As corona cases surge, BMC seals 2,460 buildings in South Mumbai

As corona cases surge, BMC seals 2,460 buildings in South Mumbai

Residents and officials blame it on domestic helps

Don't admit COVID-19 patients without informing Ward War Rooms: BMC chief to hospitals, nursing homes

Don't admit COVID-19 patients without informing Ward War Rooms: BMC chief to hospitals, nursing homes

A Nodal Officer for every hospital shall be appointed for coordination who shall be available 24x7

Mumbai civic body finds ‘smart’ way to fight Covid-19

Mumbai civic body finds ‘smart’ way to fight Covid-19

The civic body distributes 50 smartphones in jumbo centres for patients to communicate with family

Corona high tide hits Bandra

Corona high tide hits Bandra

Second highest growth rate reported in H-West ward (Bandra, Khar, Santacruz); Worried BMC ropes in ALM members for rapid testing

Mumbai civic body collects Rs 60 lakh from people for not wearing masks

Mumbai civic body collects Rs 60 lakh from people for not wearing masks

The BMC has penalised 18,118 persons across the city for not wearing facemasks while stepping out between April 20 and October 1

Maha Govt approves procurement of medicines & equipment to treat Covid-19 patients

Maha Govt approves procurement of medicines & equipment to treat Covid-19 patients

Govt wants that the procurement should not take place at higher rates compared to the market rates

10 lakh people screened via ‘My family, My responsibility’ campaign in Maharashtra

10 lakh people screened via ‘My family, My responsibility’ campaign in Maharashtra

The campaign aims to survey and screen households in the state to detect Covid-19 patients as well as those with other ailments

Three wards in Mumbai show low growth rate and high doubling rate

Three wards in Mumbai show low growth rate and high doubling rate

For a change, Parel, Sewri, Bhindi Bazar, Dongri and Dadar’s coronavirus growth rate falls below city’s average of 1.04%

Fear of second corona wave as people moving out: Maharashtra CM

Fear of second corona wave as people moving out: Maharashtra CM

Thackeray directed officials to ensure that people follow health norms like wearing masks, and that violators be fined

Bombay High Court pats doctors, asks govt to implement own circular

Bombay High Court pats doctors, asks govt to implement own circular

The court said that the state should ensure no patient is denied admission by any private hospitals

Maha govt sets guidelines for treating sexual assault victims

Maha govt sets guidelines for treating sexual assault victims

It will be Covid centre’s responsibility to provide necessary help including legal assistance, counselling and police aid

Bed availability in CCC facilities, public, private hospitals reduces from 50% to 31% across Mumbai

Bed availability in CCC facilities, public, private hospitals reduces from 50% to 31% across Mumbai

Last week, BMC instructed all public and private hospitals that no asymptomatic Covid-19 patients shall be given admission to ensure prom...Read More

Maharashtra CM to push for restoration of mask, PPE kits, ventilators supply

Maharashtra CM to push for restoration of mask, PPE kits, ventilators supply

Uddhav Thackeray will have a video conference with PM Modi on September 23

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