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COVID-19 in Maharashtra: Government admits to discrepancies in data

COVID-19 in Maharashtra: Government admits to discrepancies in data

Promises stern action will be taken

Maharashtra COVID-19 count crosses 50,000 with spike of over 3,000 new cases

Maharashtra COVID-19 count crosses 50,000 with spike of over 3,000 new cases

Mumbai: With a big spike of 3,041 new COVID-19 cases being reported from across the state, Maharashtra's COVID-19 count crossed the 50 t...Read More

A new menace: Social Boycott, housing societies warned against bid to ostracise corona patient’s families

A new menace: Social Boycott, housing societies warned against bid to ostracise corona patient’s families

A Public Health Department officer told the FPJ that after a few such instances were reported, the government swung into action and has a...Read More

The Economy of Health: State allots Rs 2546 cr for public health, Rs 950 cr for medical education

The Economy of Health: State allots Rs 2546 cr for public health, Rs 950 cr for medical education

Mumbai: Public health spend has been given a priority in the state budget. The state government has proposed an outlay of Rs 2,456 crore...Read More

Maha Budget 2020: MVA proposes outlay of Rs 2,546 cr for public health and Rs 950 cr for medical education

Maha Budget 2020: MVA proposes outlay of Rs 2,546 cr for public health and Rs 950 cr for medical education

The state government has proposed an outlay of Rs 2,456 crore for the Public Health department and Rs 95 crore for medical education depa...Read More

Hepatitis cases increase by 16% in last five years

Hepatitis cases increase by 16% in last five years

Infectious experts said the change in weather and unseasonable rain provide the perfect breeding environment for the virus to spread. Thi...Read More

Mumbai: 50% more lepto cases this year

Mumbai: 50% more lepto cases this year

The public health department of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) confirmed their deaths on Monday.

Soaring temperatures: 4 dead, 244 hospitalised in a month due to heatstroke; Vidarbha worst affected region

Soaring temperatures: 4 dead, 244 hospitalised in a month due to heatstroke; Vidarbha worst affected region

Mumbai: Killer heat has been taking its toll. From March 15 to April 30, four people have died of heatstroke and 244 have been hospitalis...Read More

Mumbai: Soon, medicines from civic hospitals will have barcodes printed on them

Mumbai: Soon, medicines from civic hospitals will have barcodes printed on them

Mumbai: The public health department of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) is planning to introduce a new barcode system on med...Read More

97% drop in H1N1 cases: BMC’s Health Department

97% drop in H1N1 cases: BMC’s Health Department

Mumbai: As per the recent monsoon report by the public health department of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), there has been ...Read More

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Ujjain: Water taps in city run for just 15 minutes with low pressure

Ujjain: Residents across the city faced low water pressure in their taps on Wednesday and the supply was only for 15 minutes. The public ...Read More

Mumbai: BMC to construct more guest houses in civic-run hospitals

Mumbai: BMC to construct more guest houses in civic-run hospitals

Mumbai: After getting a good response from the patients’ kin over staying at the guest house constructed inside the premises of King Edwa...Read More

2 die of malaria in Mumbai, three more deaths under scanner

2 die of malaria in Mumbai, three more deaths under scanner

Mumbai: Come monsoons and it rains diseases like cats and dogs in Mumbai city. Till last week, deaths due to swine flu haunt citizens of ...Read More

Mumbai: Action on banks drawing blood illegally

Mumbai: Action on banks drawing blood illegally

Mumbai: According to national blood policy, the replacement of blood donation was banned in India since the year 2002. Despite it being b...Read More

H1N1 claims 3 more lives in Mumbai, 2017 toll mounts to 10

H1N1 claims 3 more lives in Mumbai, 2017 toll mounts to 10

Mumbai: Three more patients have succumbed to the H1N1 influenza virus in the city, taking the death toll to 10 this year, a senior civic...Read More

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Ujjain: PHE in trouble over impure drinking water supply

Ujjain: Continuing their crusade against water woes faced in the city, opposition leader Rajendra Vashishtha once again pointed out unfil...Read More

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Ujjain Municipal Corporation to offer potable water to colonies on Indore Road

Ujjain: Currently most of the colonies located on Indore Road are deprived of potable water by Public Health Department. In a bid to prov...Read More

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Mumbai on polio watch

Polio virus is being detected in the gutter water

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