Mumbai municipal commissioner issues orders to ensure social distancing, help hospitals 'decongest' to prepare for emergencies
Mumbai Municipal Commissioner Pravin Pardeshi on late Friday evening issued several orders to ensure social distancing to contain coronavirus as well as "decongest" hospitals to prepare for any contingency arising out of the epidemic.
Coronavirus outbreak: After possible exposure, 36-year-old man from Mumbai's Tardeo admitted to isolation ward of Kasturba Hospital
Three persons were last week admitted in the hospital for possible exposure to the virus strain
Coronavirus outbreak: PMO, Health Ministry hold high-level meet to review preparedness, all states on high alert
The Prime Minister's Office on Saturday reviewed India's preparedness to deal with the deadly coronavirus amid mounting global concern over increasing number of cases in China, the epicentre of the outbreak, and several other countries.
Coronavirus scare prompts India to step up screening: 11 people possibly exposed to virus under observation in 8 cities
Eleven people, seven in Kerala, two in Mumbai and one each in Bengaluru and Hyderabad, who are among hundreds of passengers who returned from China in the recent days are under observation in hospitals to check for possible exposure to the deadly novel coronavirus.
Three people possibly exposed to coronavirus kept under medical observation in Mumbai after returning from China
Two persons who returned from China were kept under medical observation here for possible exposure to the novel coronavirus which has infected a large number of people in the neighbouring country.
Influential Shiroor mutt seer Lakshmivara Tirtha Swami passes away at 55; hospital suspects poisoning
Shiroor mutt's seer Lakshmivara Tirtha Swami was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of Kasturba Hospital in Manipal on Wednesday, following health complications likely caused due to food poisoning.
As swine flu deaths across the country is making headlines, virologists have said that this year, of all those tested, one in every four have been positive.