Coronavirus cases on June 23 : Dakshina Kannada – 538 -13 deaths, Udupi – 135 – 3 deaths

Thursday, June 24th, 2021

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada district reported 538 new coronavirus cases and 13 deaths and Udupi reported 135 fresh cases and 3 deaths on Wednesday June 23. The total number of positive cases in the district has risen to 90,161 out of which 6,810 are currently active. The positivity rate of district is 7%. Total of 9,86,407 samples have been […]

Oxygen generation plant will be set up at Government Hospital in Puttur.

Saturday, May 8th, 2021

Mangaluru : Campco (Central Arecanut and Cocoa Marketing and Processing Co-operative Limited) has chalked out a programme to supply oxygen to hospitals at a cost of Rs 1 crore, following the shortage of medical oxygen in treating Covid-19-infected patients in hospitals. According to Campco President Kishore Kumar Kodgi, an oxygen generation plant will be set […]

Hospitals not providing Ayushman scheme benefits to the patients : U T Khader

Tuesday, October 6th, 2020

Mangaluru : The state government has allocated Rs.5 lakh in the Ayushman Bharat scheme for a person.  It is being promoted as free treatment. But in reality, none of these facilities have been adequate in hospitals. said, MLA and former minister U T Khader . Addressing press persons on October 6, Tuesday,  He has said there was a lot of confusion […]

Hospitals should provide free treatment to the people under the Ayushman Bharat : Minister Kota

Wednesday, September 16th, 2020

Mangaluru : The district administration in association with the Health and Family Welfare Department, Mangaluru City Corporation, Zilla Panchayat and Wenlock Hospital, organised a discussion programme on Covid-19 at Town Hall on September 16, Wednesday. The meeting was inaugurated by DK District in-charge Minister Kota Srinivas Poojary. Under the Ayushman Bharat scheme, hospitals should provide […]

Corona virus cases on Sunday : Dakshina Kannada 285, Udupi 134, Kasaragod 57

Sunday, July 19th, 2020
corona virus

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada district  recorded 285 new corona virus cases and two deaths.Udupi district reported 134 new corona cases on Sunday July 19. As per the district health bulletin, Out of the total positive cases, in Dakshina Kannada 1,491 patients have been discharged after recovery while 2028 cases are active and are being treated at […]

MRPL as part of CSR Initiative donated four ambulances to taluk hospitals

Wednesday, October 30th, 2019

Bantwal : The Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Limited (MRPL), as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Initiative donated four ambulances to the taluk government hospitals in Bantwal, Belthangady, Puttur and Sullia on Wednesday, October 30. The ambulances were handed over to the hospitals by MLA Kota Srinivas Poojary, in the presence of BJP MP […]

Hospitals not consider health cards under Govt. schemes

Friday, June 28th, 2019

Mangaluru : Ayushman Bharat Arogya Karnataka health schemes and Health Department officials in the city next week to sort out many issues pertaining to the scheme in private hospitals said, Minister in-charge of Dakshina Kannada U.T. Khader said here on Thursday. The Minister said that the District Hospital Committee will be reconstituted by nominating some members […]

Kayakalp award conferred to 7 best Hospitals in the district

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017
Kayakalpa Award

Mangaluru : Deputy Commissioner Dr K G Jagadeesha on Wednesday set a task for the district health and family welfare officials to make preparations to emerge numero uno during the next year’s annual Kayakalp award. The award instituted by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare is conferred on the best district and taluk hospitals, […]

B.R. Shetty offered jobs for freed Indian nurses

Saturday, July 5th, 2014
BR Shetty

Thiruvananthapuram : UAE-based Indian businessman B.R. Shetty has offered the 46 nurses freed by insurgents in Iraq jobs in hospitals he owns across the Gulf country, Nepal, Bhutan and India. Shetty announced his offer in advertisements in Kerala newspapers. He asked the nurses, who returned from Iraq Saturday, to contact his office if interested. The […]

11 member Japan delegation in city meets KCCI and Hospitals

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

Mangalore : A 11 member delegation of 4 parties from Japan visited  Mangalore  and had a meeting with Kanara Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) officials headed by Mohammad Ameen its President and other office-bearers on Monday November 11. The delegation led by Kutsohito Takaiwa, went round unity health center in Falnir and Fr. Muller’s […]