Police form strategy to make lockdown effective

Police form strategy to make lockdown effective

Sunday, 16 May 2021 | PNS | Jamshedpur

From registering FIRs against violators to increasing vigil at entry check posts, police have resorted to various measures to enforce the lockdown in the city. Deputy Commissioner Suraj Kumar and SSP M Tamil Vanan held a virtual meeting with the senior functionaries of the district to frame strategy for the next...

ESL supplies LMO to Jharkhand for community well-being

Sunday, 16 May 2021 | PNS | Bokaro

ESL Steel Limited, a national steel player in the Vedanta Group, has started supplying oxygen to help critical Covid patients in Bokaro and Dhanbad. As per the district administrations ' requirements, we are supplying medical oxygen, informed a Public Relations Official of ESL. To ease the Covid crisis in Jharkhand, ESL has...

5 bike ambulances to run in Deoghar: DC

Sunday, 16 May 2021 | SURESH NIKHAR | BERMO

Bike ambulances were flagged off in Deoghar on Saturday by Deputy Commissioner-cum-District Magistrate Manjunath Bhajantri and Superintendent of Police Ashwini Kumar Sinha with a view to strengthen the health facilities in the district.  The DC said that bike ambulances have been arranged for the purpose of providing free health facilities in...

Drop in fresh cases, deaths in State

Saturday, 15 May 2021 | PNS | Ranchi

Jharkhand on Friday recorded a steady drop in the number of fresh cases and also registered a fall in the number of deaths as compared to the figures of last few days. As per a bulletin released by the National Health Mission (NHM), Jharkhand reported at least 7,112 Covid recoveries against...

18-44 vaccination drive kicks off in Jharkhand

Saturday, 15 May 2021 | PNS | Ranchi

Chief Minister Hemant Soren formally inaugurated the free vaccination programme for beneficiaries of over 18 years of age here on Friday. On the occasion, he said that in this era of corona epidemic, Covid-19 vaccine is like a protective shield for people. “By taking this vaccine, we can protect ourselves and...

Covid surge hits air travel, drop in no. of passengers from Ranchi

Saturday, 15 May 2021 | Roshan Kumar | Ranchi

Country’s second wave of Covid 19 has cast a cloud over the aviation sector, which is barely recovering from the harsh lockdown of 2020. Domestic passenger traffic has been rising every month since airlines returned to the skies in June. However, in the first week of May, fewer Indians flew...

Civilians get free Covid treatment at Army hospital

Saturday, 15 May 2021 | PNS | Ranchi

The health infrastructure of Jharkhand reeling under intense pressure of Covid-19 pandemic due to surge in cases in April got a boost last month after 23division of Indian Army in Ranchi started a 50-beds special Covid care centre at its military hospital Namkum in Ranchi. Till date 90 civilian patients...

inbrief

Saturday, 15 May 2021 | PNS

Over 50% ECR employees vaccinated East Central Railway Administration is fully alert to the health of its employees in this difficult phase of Covid-19. General Manager Lalit Chandra Trivedi, in a virtual meeting with the Heads of Departments and Divisional Railway Managers in the past, had instructed to take special precautions...

Sunday Edition

The fight for sanity

16 May 2021 | Dr Chandni Tugnait | Agenda

The potency of sound

16 May 2021 | Hingori | Agenda

Krishna’s consorts

16 May 2021 | Dr. Asha Goswami | Agenda

Thank God, there’s God!

16 May 2021 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf | The tale of Ganapati

16 May 2021 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Systemic flaws in Indian health sector exposed

16 May 2021 | Nikita Rawat | Agenda