Beaten, burnt out and broke: How Haryana's ASHA workers, on frontlines of fight against COVID-19, are coping
Even though ASHAs are tasked with conducting COVID-19 surveys and relaying the information to health authorities, in several Haryana districts they are made to prescribe two weeks of home quarantine to suspected cases.
Clean drinking water, proper healthcare, access to good roadways and electricity still a concern in rural India, says report
Rural India remains 'unlit' and without clean drinking water, proper healthcare, access to good roadways
No medicines, doctors or staff: A Faizabad primary health centre that is located in the middle of a forest
A dilapidated building in the middle of a heavily wooded forest may sound like the beginning of a horror movie, but for the residents of Faizabad’s Ramdaspur village, this building is their first point of contact for basic healthcare. The already defunct primary health sub-centre is made even more inaccessible through its location.
Kathua rape case: Police finds inconsistencies in birth certificate of accused 'juvenile', court to hear matter on 6 June
The affidavit also has findings of the medical board which was constituted after the crime branch found inconsistencies in the age of the juvenile, who remains unnamed because of his minor status and whose case is being heard by the Juvenile Board in Kathua.