Sunday , October 24 2021

Health

Youth gets new lease of life at SUM Covid Hospital

Pratiksh Kadambalu of Muniguda in Rayagada district

Bhubaneswar: The atmosphere of gloom caused by the Covid-19 pandemic has been impacting life everywhere, but aided by good treatment, many patients are battling the disease valiantly to ensure a new lease of life for themselves. Twenty-year-old Pratiksh Kadambalu of Muniguda in Rayagada district, a Plus Three student, was rushed …

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BMC organizes special vaccination camps at Old-Age Homes in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Continuing with its priority and commitment to protect vulnerable populations against COVID-19, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has taken up the responsibility of helping senior citizens housed in various old-age homes of the State Capital to get vaccinated, if they are unable to visit the vaccination centres on their …

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Khimji Foundation donates 60 beds to BMC for COVID Care Centres

Bhubaneswar: In yet another noteworthy example of public-private partnership in the battle against the COVID-19 pandemic, Khimji Foundation, the philanthropic wing of the city-based Jewellery chain, Khimji Jewellers, has donated 60 beds with mattresses, pillows and other accessories and 60 bedside units under its CSR commitment to the Bhubaneswar Municipal …

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Surgeons at SUM Hospital perform rare surgery

Surgeons at SUM Hospital perform rare surgery

Bhubaneswar: Surgeons at the Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital here performed a rare surgery on a 41-year-old man on Tuesday to remove a six cm long cystic mass found on the left adrenal gland. The patient from Kharagpur in West Bengal, complaining of abdominal pain, was admitted into …

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Special testing facility by BMC for senior citizens get good response

Bhubaneswar: The Special Facility by the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) in the city to provide COVID testing at the doorstep for senior citizens (60 plus age group) received a good response with the citizens pre-booking their requests through the 1929 Call Centre at Bhubaneswar Operations Centre of the Bhubaneswar Smart …

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BMC starts massive sanitization drive across city

Bhubaneswar: The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has started a massive sanitization drive with dedicated sanitization vehicles in its three administrative zones. Today under the South East Zone, three vehicles were deployed near Saytanagar Crematorium and carried out the activity to sanitize the public area. According to BMC sources, three dedicated …

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Utkal University kick starts webinar series on mental health

Bhubaneswar: Utkal University started off with the Webinar Series on Coping with the Multifaceted Challenges of COVID-19 for its different stakeholders in the wake of the second wave of the pandemic. The Programme is being supported by World Bank – Odisha Higher Education Programme for Excellence and Equity (WB-OHEPEE), Utkal …

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