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‘Pained by poor hygiene’: Kashmir doctor starts crowdfunding for providing sanitary pads to poor

‘Pained by poor hygiene’: Kashmir doctor starts crowdfunding for providing sanitary pads to poor

  A 31 year old doctor  has started a crowdfunding to provide sanitary pads to the impoverished girls and combat the related infections. According to DNA India,  the idea to start crowdfunding popped up her mind when Dr Auqfeen  was treating patients during her weekly Out Patient Department (OPD) in the poor Srinagar neighbourhood, she […]

USG Machine At CD Hospital Obsolete Not Deliberately Kept Out of Order: GMC

USG Machine At CD Hospital Obsolete Not Deliberately Kept Out of Order: GMC

Srinagar, May 1 : Government Medical College Srinagar has found as “baseless” the Head of Department Pulmonary Medicine CD hospital’s report that the USG machine was kept “deliberately out of order” from December 20 last year. “The complaint received from the Head of the Department, Pulmonary Medicine is baseless and there is no negligence/deliberate attempt […]

Seminar on ‘Drug Abuse’ Organized at Sopore

Seminar on ‘Drug Abuse’ Organized at Sopore

  Baramulla, April 30: As part of Drug De-Addiction week, being celebrated from April 29 to May 05 by district administration Baramulla as an effort to combat the menace of drug addiction and to strengthen efforts towards its total eradication, a day long seminar on drug abuse was today organized at SRM Welkin School, Sopore […]

Anti-drugs rally held in Baramulla

Anti-drugs rally held in Baramulla

Suhail Khan Baramulla, April 29 : A rally against drugs was taken in North Kashmir’s Baramulla town on Monday. The rally was attended by students, volunteers, and large number of people and was flagged off by Deputy Commissioner Baramulla from DC office Baramulla. The hugely attended rally passed through various roads and streets of new […]

Govt Directs Hospitals To Display Rate List Of Tests, Lab Investigations

Govt Directs Hospitals To Display Rate List Of Tests, Lab Investigations

  Government has issued a circular to all hospitals and health institutions directing them to display rate list of all available diagnostic tests and lab investigations for easy access of people. “It is impressed upon all the Heads of Hospitals/ Health care institutions to clearly display/indicate the various radiological examinations/lab. investigations/other tests conducted/available along with […]

Div Com orders magisterial probe into the supply of contaminated IV Fluids in Anantnag hospital

Div Com orders magisterial probe into the supply of contaminated IV Fluids in Anantnag hospital

Srinagar, April 24 : Divisional administration Kashmir has ordered a magisterial inquiry into the supply of contaminated IV Fluids and injections from a fair price shop inside district hospital Anantnag. Talking to news agency Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan said that he ensured that the fair price shop was sealed immediately, underlining no compromise […]

Lack of air ambulance in Kashmir costing lives: DAK

Lack of air ambulance in Kashmir costing lives: DAK

Srinagar, Apr 19 : Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Friday expressed pressing concern over lack of air ambulance service in Kashmir valley because of which precious lives are lost. “Non-availability of air ambulance is costing lives of trauma and emergency patients,” said DAK President Dr Nisar ul Hassan in a communiqué. “Majority of these patients […]

Kidney failure toll rises in Kashmir

Kidney failure toll rises in Kashmir

Srinagar, Apr 18 : The lack of machines and specialist medicos has led to the increase in toll of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) patients in Kashmir while as the experts said, blood pressure, sugar, smoking, taking less fluid and use of pain killers are the main reasons behind the kidney failures. The nephrologists while talking […]

Doctor who refused ambulance to pregnant lady in north Kashmir suspended

Doctor who refused ambulance to pregnant lady in north Kashmir suspended

Srinagar: The medical officer, Bilal Ahmad, who recently refused to provide ambulance to a pregnant woman has been suspended. The lady’s new-born then died while she gave birth in a moving vehicle on Saturday in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. “The contractual services of Dr Bilal Ahmad Medical Officer under NHM presently posted at Primary Health […]

Body recovered from manhole near SMHS hospital in Kashmir capital

Body recovered from manhole near SMHS hospital in Kashmir capital

Srinagar: A male body was recovered from a manhole near Shri Maharaja Hari Singh (SMHS) hospital in Srinagar on Tuesday. Police official said that forensic experts have been called in to help the police. The body, police said, has been recovered but the identity is yet to be ascertained, saying that they are ascertaining the […]

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At the time of COVID-19 a series Paintings by M. Akram Khan

Reasi: A series of paintings created by M. Akram Khan at its artist studio at Reasi on the theme of Covid-19, M. Akram Khan is a noted and veteran contemporary artist of national reputed and born in Reasi, at the time of COVID-19 he painted natural vibrant colours of the land and its people who […]