Dentist arrested for sexually assaulting female patient at govt hospital in Belthangady

Thursday, January 30th, 2020

Beltangady : A dentist was arrested by the local police for sexually assaulting a woman who had visited the government hospital for her dental treatment. The arrested is Dr Sudhakar, a dentist at a government hospital in Belthangady. Reportedly, the woman had visited the government hospital on Wednesday, January 29, for getting treatment for her […]

Puttur : Lack of doctors and staffs at Govt Hospital

Monday, September 30th, 2019

Puttur : Puttur government hospital, which is growing under the dream of becoming the district’s centre should be upgraded as a district hospital. There is a demand that the hospital be converted into a medical college. Even though the government hospital is developing along this path, the lack of doctors and staffs is still plaguing […]

Govt. Hospital sees heavy rush in Udupi

Saturday, November 4th, 2017
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Udupi: There was quite a heavy rush at the District Government Hospital here, while there was a marginal increase in rush at the Taluk Hospitals and Community Health Centres due to a shutdown by private medical establishments in protest against the Karnataka Private Medical Establishment Amendment Act 2017, on Friday. Madhusudhan Nayak, District Surgeon, told […]

Private blood banks must provide free blood to govt hospital patients : U T Khader

Friday, July 17th, 2015
ut Khader

Bengaluru : Minister for Health and Family Welfare U T Khader on Thursday said that private blood banks must supply blood free of cost to patients admitted in government hospitals, if requested. He was speaking at a meeting organised with private hospitals, blood banks and labs at the Vikasa Soudha. The meeting was called in the backdrop […]

9 newborn babies die in Odisha govt hospital

Saturday, July 20th, 2013
new Born baby die

Odisha : Nine newborn babies have died at the state-run VSS Medical College and Hospital in Burla in the last 24 hours, leading the Odisha government to order an investigation. “The nine deaths were reported in the neonatal car e centre of hospital since last (Friday) morning. All of them were kept in incubators as […]

Udupi district minister pays surprise visit to Karkala govt hospital

Thursday, November 29th, 2012
Kota Srinivas Poojari Karka

Karkala : Udupi district minister Kota Srinivas Poojari, on November 28, Wednesday, paid a surprise visit to the Karkala Government Hospital, inspected the condition of the hospital and enquired the well being of the patients. He visited the various sections and also interacted with the Chief Medical Officer Dr Jnanesh Kamath, District Health Officer Dr […]

Large fire in Govt Hospital compound on Thursday

Friday, March 9th, 2012

Puttur: A big fire that went un-noticed for long hours near Uppinagady Govt. hospital ate up several trees in the premises of the hospital on Thursday, March 8 here. Where ignorance is bliss the cause of such a large fire was not known, and only guess work prevailed. Dairy leaves fallen from the trees caught […]

3 dead, 10 injured in Sierra road accident near Mulky

Tuesday, February 15th, 2011
Mulky road accident

Mangalore: A tragic road accident on NH 17 near Mulky claimed 3 lives on Feb.15, today noon. All three dead were Muslims. They travelled in a Tata Sierra van when the driver hit a Nagaban (snake garden) near Mulky. The 3 bodies were shifted to local Govt. hospital morgue. 13 passengers travelled in the Tata […]