Guv inaugurates blood bank in Bhuma Niketan Hospital

Guv inaugurates blood bank in Bhuma Niketan Hospital

Wednesday, 21 August 2019 | PNS | Haridwar

As an obdervance of 34th Sanyas Diwas of founder of Bhuma Niketan Hospital, Swami Achyutanand Teerth , Governor Baby Rani Maurya inaugurated blood bank in the hospital on Tuesday. She also released a souvenir of the nursing college on the occasion. Extending her wishes to the the ascetic founder, Maurya...

Closed ICU of GDMC to restart from today

Tuesday, 20 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the Government Doon Medical College (GDMC) hospital which was closed after water seeped into it, would become operational on Tuesday. The Medical Superintendent (MS) of the hospital, Dr K K Tamta said that the leakage has been repaired and a new pipe line has...

Dengue menace continues; 17 cases reported

Tuesday, 20 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

With the district health department reporting 17 new cases of the disease on Monday, the menace of dengue in the provisional state capital Dehradun is continuing unabated. The number of dengue affected patients now has jumped to 432. The district vector borne diseases officer, Subhash Joshi said that teams of the...

Administration relocates people living on river banks

Tuesday, 20 August 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

After the alert issued by state meteorological centre, the Dehradun district administration has taken precautionary steps to temporarily shift people living on riverbanks to safer locations. The level of water in rivers such as Tons, Chandrabhaga, Rispana and Bindal has increased considerably in the past 48 hours. However, many people...

Ganga water level recedes after crossing danger mark

Tuesday, 20 August 2019 | PNS | Haridwar

The water level in the Ganga which had crossed the danger level and reached 295.5 metres on Sunday midnight and at 3 AM on Monday, started receding later on Monday morning. After 9 AM the Ganga water level came down to normal on Monday giving much respite to the city...

Shah seeks detailed report on disaster, assures all necessary help

Tuesday, 20 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

Asking Chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat to provide a detailed report on the status of disaster in Uttarakhand, the Union Minister of Home Affairs, Amit Shah has assured all necessary assistance from the Centre to the State. The chief minister met the union minister in the national capital on Monday....

Death toll rises to 12 while 14 still missing in Uttarkashi

Tuesday, 20 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The death toll due to disaster caused by heavy rain in the Mori Tehsil of Uttarkashi district on Sunday has reached 12 while 14 persons are missing. The State government has launched rescue and relief operations by land and air, using three helicopters to supply relief materials in affected areas...

Cong holds Sadbhawna Yatra on Rajiv Gandhi’s 75th birth anniv’

Tuesday, 20 August 2019 | PNS | Haridwar

To mark the 75th birth anniversary of former Prime Minister, Late Rajiv Gandhi, the Congress party workers launched a Sadbhawna Yatra led by Congress State party president Preetam Singh from Devpura chowk to Jairam Ashram here on Monday. Leader of opposition in Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly and other party leaders also participated...

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