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Separate wards, medical teams in Maharashtra hospitals to treat Mucormycosis, says Rajesh Tope
India

Separate wards, medical teams in Maharashtra hospitals to treat Mucormycosis, says Rajesh Tope

The state government has decided to set up separate wards as treatment for Mucormycosis, also known as black fungus infection, needed ophthalmologists, ENT specialists, neuro and plastic surgeons, etc, under the same roof

Maharashtra may have over 2,000 Mucormycosis cases, says Rajesh Tope; seeks cut in medicine prices
India

Maharashtra may have over 2,000 Mucormycosis cases, says Rajesh Tope; seeks cut in medicine prices

The state health minister said Mucormycosis has a 50 percent mortality rate, adding that treatment will be conducted at hospitals attached to medical colleges

Maharashtra to divert 3 lakh Covaxin doses for 18 to 44 age group to those above 45 due to shortage
India

Maharashtra to divert 3 lakh Covaxin doses for 18 to 44 age group to those above 45 due to shortage

State Health Minister Rajesh Tope also said over five lakh people above 45 years are awaiting the second dose of Covaxin in Maharashtra

India sees record 4.14 lakh COVID-19 cases in 24 hrs; Karnataka, Goa, Telangana impose fresh curbs
India

India sees record 4.14 lakh COVID-19 cases in 24 hrs; Karnataka, Goa, Telangana impose fresh curbs

The governments of West Bengal, Maharashtra, and Tamil Nadu appealed to the Centre for an increased allocation of medical oxygen as cases rise

Maharashtra likely to see third wave of COVID-19 cases in July-August, says health minister Rajesh Tope
India

Maharashtra likely to see third wave of COVID-19 cases in July-August, says health minister Rajesh Tope

The Maharashtra health minister said the second wave could plateau by the end of May, but the third wave would pose more challenges for the state administration

24 patients on ventilator die at Nashik hospital; oxygen tank leak likely cause, says Rajesh Tope
India

24 patients on ventilator die at Nashik hospital; oxygen tank leak likely cause, says Rajesh Tope

The Maharashtra health minister ordered a probe into the matter, even as relatives of deceased COVID-19 patients blamed the deaths on 'lowered supply of oxygen' at the Zakir Hussain hospital

COVID-19: Maharashtra crosses 1-crore vaccination mark; 1,00,38,421 doses administered so far
India

COVID-19: Maharashtra crosses 1-crore vaccination mark; 1,00,38,421 doses administered so far

The vaccination drive began on 16 January this year and is currently underway for front-line and health care workers, and people aged 45 years and above

COVID-19 surge: 'Complete lockdown' likely if Maharashtra govt can't cope with rise in cases, says Rajesh Tope
India

COVID-19 surge: 'Complete lockdown' likely if Maharashtra govt can't cope with rise in cases, says Rajesh Tope

The Maharashtra health minister added that lockdown is required to ramp up the health infrastructure, and rejected allegations of mismanagement against the state govt

Sharad Pawar undergoes endoscopy at Mumbai hospital day ahead of schedule
Politics

Sharad Pawar undergoes endoscopy at Mumbai hospital day ahead of schedule

The NCP supremo complained of abdominal pain on Sunday and was admitted on Tuesday, a day ahead of the scheduled surgery for a gall bladder issue

COVID-19 News Update: Prepare for lockdown in Maharashtra if rules aren’t followed, warns Uddhav Thackeray
India

COVID-19 News Update: Prepare for lockdown in Maharashtra if rules aren’t followed, warns Uddhav Thackeray

The chief minister has asked officials to prepare a detailed plan for implementation of a lockdown which will have a 'minimum impact' on the economy

Uddhav Thackeray in favour of lockdown in some cities if COVID-19 cases keep rising, says Rajesh Tope
India

Uddhav Thackeray in favour of lockdown in some cities if COVID-19 cases keep rising, says Rajesh Tope

The Maharashtra health minister on Monday urged people to follow COVID-19 safety protocols if the state is to avoid another lockdown

Maharashtra seeks 2.2 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses from Centre for ongoing inoculation drive
India

Maharashtra seeks 2.2 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses from Centre for ongoing inoculation drive

Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope in a written letter to the Centre demanded the supply of 20 lakh doses per week to the state, which has been the worst hit by the coronavirus in the country

Maharashtra govt suspends three, fires three others over Bhandara hospital fire that killed 10 infants
India

Maharashtra govt suspends three, fires three others over Bhandara hospital fire that killed 10 infants

Maharashtra health minister Rajesh Tope said that learning lessons from the 9 January incident, the state government will carry out a health audit of all the district hospitals in the state in the next 15 days

Mumbai's COVID-19 crisis mirrors India's deep pandemic turmoil; September spike complicates situation in financial capital
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Mumbai's COVID-19 crisis mirrors India's deep pandemic turmoil; September spike complicates situation in financial capital

Mumbai's case fatality rate across age-groups has seen a drop of less than 5 percent in September, which was 7 percent initially.

Four test COVID-19 positive at Sharad Pawar's Mumbai home; NCP chief tests negative, confirms Rajesh Tope
India

Four test COVID-19 positive at Sharad Pawar's Mumbai home; NCP chief tests negative, confirms Rajesh Tope

On a recent visit to Karad, Pawar had met Maharashtra minister Balasaheb Patil, who has tested positive for coronavirus

Rise in COVID-19 cases in rural areas of Maharashtra a cause of concern, says Rajesh Tope
India

Rise in COVID-19 cases in rural areas of Maharashtra a cause of concern, says Rajesh Tope

Speaking at an Independence Day function in Jalna, the health minister said that despite the rise in infections, the COVID-19 recovery rate in the state was also high

Maharashtra extends lockdown till 31 Aug as cases cross 4 lakh; malls, market complexes to open from 5 Aug
India

Maharashtra extends lockdown till 31 Aug as cases cross 4 lakh; malls, market complexes to open from 5 Aug

While further easing the restrictions imposed as part of the COVID-19-induced lockdown, the govt said that theatres and food courts in malls and market complexes will continue to remain shut

Actor Aishwarya Rai Bachchan hospitalised at Nanavati Hospital, days after testing positive for COVID-19
Entertainment

Actor Aishwarya Rai Bachchan hospitalised at Nanavati Hospital, days after testing positive for COVID-19

The actor was quarantined at home along with her daughter Aaradhya after both had tested positive for coronavirus on 12 July

Mumbai crime down during COVID-19 lockdown; sparse public movement, decreased reporting may be why
India

Mumbai crime down during COVID-19 lockdown; sparse public movement, decreased reporting may be why

Reported cases of several crimes in Mumbai declined marginally during March, and then reduced sharply in April.

Coronavirus Outbreak Updates: Confirmed cases in Bihar reach 6,475, toll rises to 36; senior police officer tests positive in Uttar Pradesh
India

Coronavirus Outbreak Updates: Confirmed cases in Bihar reach 6,475, toll rises to 36; senior police officer tests positive in Uttar Pradesh

Coronavirus Outbreak Updates: Coronavirus Outbreak LIVE Updates: The COVID-19 infection count reached 6,475 in Bihar on Sunday when 186 fresh cases were reported, while the toll reached 36 on account of a casualty reported from Vaishali district, officials said.