Family members donated Brain dead youth’s vital organs

Wednesday, December 29th, 2021
Vittal organs

Mangaluru :  The vital organs of a youth from Punjalakatte who  was critically injured in a road mishap and was declared brain dead, donated  his organs other needed patients. Satish, a resident of Moorje in Punjalakatte who was critically injured in a bike accident on Sunday was admitted to the Fr Muller Hospital in Mangaluru. […]

100 bed reserved at Bowring Hospital to treat Black Fungus

Monday, May 24th, 2021
R Ashoka

Bengaluru : A 100-bed facility will be set up at Bowring hospital for treating Mucormycosis cases. Revenue Minister R Ashoka who paid a visit to the Bowring hospital and also interacted with the patients via video on Monday said, “We have set up a 200-bed facility for the treatment of black fungus. While 100-beds in […]

Private hospital not to deny treatment to patients with Ayushman Arogya Cards

Monday, May 24th, 2021
Srinivas Poojary

Mangaluru :  Dakshina Kannada in-charge Minister Kota Srinivas Poojary on Saturday asked private hospital not to deny treatment to patients with Ayushman Arogya Karnataka cards who approach them under emergency just because they do not have referral from the government hospital concerned. He was speaking at a meeting on treatment to COVID-19 patients at private […]

CPI(M) members staged protest demanding free food kits and free treatment during lockdown

Wednesday, July 15th, 2020

Mangaluru : Holding placard CPI(M) leaders and members staged a demonstration demanding provision of food to the people during lockdown and free treatment to the Covid-19 patients in the city on July 15, Wednesday. Speaking to protestors Muneer Katipalla, DYFI State President said,  free treatment should provide for coronavirus without discrimination, and private hospitals must make […]

Patients rushed to government hospitals after private hospitals suspend services

Tuesday, June 18th, 2019

Mangaluru : The government hospitals, including the Government Wenlock Hospital in the city, in Dakshina Kannada on Monday received several patients as private hospitals suspended services in their out-patient departments in response to the nation-wide protest against the attack on junior doctors at NRS Hospital in Kolkata recently. The Wenlock Hospital and its Regional Advanced […]

Fire at Pune hospital, all patients evacuated

Saturday, May 26th, 2012
pune hospital fire

Pune: A huge fire broke out on the third floor of the Medipoint Hospital in Pune’s Aundh area around noon on Saturday. Four fire tenders were immediately rushed to the spot to douse the fire. It took fire fighters nearly an hour to bring the situation under control. According to reports, there were 25 patients […]

Fruits distribution among Hospital patients/old age home by students

Tuesday, January 10th, 2012

Mangalore:  A fruits distribution among patients was held on Monday on the 3rd day of Physio week 2012, organised by SK Physio-therapy Teachers’ Association(PTA), by students, as part of the week. Mayor Praveen K. Anchan inaugurated the event. Dr. G.M. Sangameshwara was the chief guest as DMO of Government Wenlock Hospital.  Dr. Hansraj Alva of […]

Fire engulfs Bangalore’s Columbia hospital

Friday, January 6th, 2012
Columbia Asia Hospital

Bangalore: Days after the nation stood witness to the fire tragedy at AMRI hospital in Kolkata, a fire broke out at the Columbia Asia hospital in India’s IT capital on Friday afternoon. Like in Kolkata, the fire broke out in the basement of the hospital but the alert staff averted tragedy by rushing out over […]