Health department is ready to provide more facilities to the people: Ramesh Kumar

Saturday, December 10th, 2016
Wenlock ambulance response service

Mangaluru: “Some are spreading false messages regarding the government hospitals which are providing best treatment to poor. Medical sector is not a corporate sector it is considered as to be a service sector. The department is ready to provide more facilities to the people through the government hospitals,” said State health minister Ramesh Kumar. He […]

DYFI staged protest demanding several demands

Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
DYFI staged protest

Mangaluru: Demanding to control the private hospitals and to develop the government hospitals, to construct government medical college in district and to call for a meeting of health regulation committee DYFI staged protest in front of DC office of Monday. Addressing the protestors DYFI state President Muneer Katipalla said that provate hospitals are charging heavy […]

Hardship could have been avoided with some early hint, says farmer

Thursday, November 10th, 2016
Hanumantappa

Mangaluru: The 45-year-old Hanumantappa of Shikaripura in Shivamogga district went with his uncle Eerappa to two hotels near the Government Wenlock Hospital here on Wednesday morning where they refused to accept a Rs. 500 note. The two came down to the city bus stand where Hanumanatappa decided to board a private bus to Shivamogga. Mr. […]

Minister Rai distributes handicap kit to beneficiaries

Friday, October 28th, 2016
handicap

Mangaluru: “Awareness should be created to spread knowledge about the facilities that are given to the specially abled people,” said district in-charge Minister Ramanath Rai. He was speaking after distributing the handicap kit to the beneficiaries in a programme organised by Artificial Limbs Manufacturing Corporation of India and Rural Electrification Corporation Ltd at Wenlock Hospital’s […]

Mentally disturbed people file more cases than the normal: Judge C M Joshi

Friday, October 7th, 2016
health day

Mangaluru: “Most of the cases which are registering in the court are due to the mental disturbance, so treatment of such people should be done,” said district magistrate court Judge C M Joshi. He was addressing the gathering after inaugurating the World Mental Health Day at RAPCC conference hall organised by district administration, ZP, district […]

BEL handed over ventilators worth Rs 1 crore to Wenlock hospital

Saturday, September 24th, 2016
bel

Mangaluru: BEL handed over eleven ventilators worth Rs 1 crore to district Wenlock Hospital, on Friday. The programme was held at RAPAAC building of the hospital. Dr M L Shanmukh, Director of BEL handed over the instruments to Dr Rajeshwari Devi, Superintendent of the Hospital and the programme was inaugurated by veteran surgeon Dr Shantharam. […]

Two Jana Sanjivini outlets are now open in city

Friday, September 16th, 2016
jana-sanjeevini

Mangaluru: The much touted ‘Jana Sanjivini’ outlets generic drug stores of the State government have begun functioning in the city. While one store is located next to the casualty block at Government Wenlock Hospital, the other is at the entrance to Government Lady Goschen Hospital. While generic drugs are being sold at a discount of […]

Undertrial dies at district prison due to heart ailment

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016
heart-attack

Mangaluru: An undertrial jail inmate died due to heart attack at district prison, Mangaluru on Tuesday. Babu alias Mabu (60) of Karkala’s Hosmaru is the deceased person. He had been admitted to Wenlock hospital previously also. Tuesday also he was suffering from heart pain and staffs rushed to the Wenlock hospital, but doctor proclaimed him […]

Woman bitten by snake; rushed to hospital with reptile

Saturday, September 10th, 2016
arathoi-poojary

Mangaluru: In an incident reported, a woman was rushed to Wenlock Hospital in the city after she was bitten by a snake; the surprising part was that the people, who accompanied her, brought the snake along. Arathi (33) and her husband Dayananda Poojary from Navoor Kanapade in Bantwal are labourers. It is said that Arathi […]

Under trial jail inmate committed suicide

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016
Keshav Gowda

Mangaluru: A rape case accused committed suicide at district prison on Wednesday. He was a under trial jail inmate. Keshav Gowda (38) is the deceased person. Jail authorities found him hanging on Wednesday morning. He was found hanging with a piece of cloth from the prison grills. His body has been taken to Wenlock hospital […]