Treatment of Black Fungus

Maha govt caps hospital rate for treating black fungus

Maharashtra government has issued a notification capping hospital rates charged to treat black fungus patients. The government has capped hospital rates on the basis of the cities they are located in –... Read more »
Medical exams

Maharashtra govt decides to conduct medical and health science UG exams from June 10

Maharashtra government has decided to conduct the examinations for medical students. Sharing more information about the same, state’s Medical Education Minister Amit Deshmukh said conducting online exam for the students will not... Read more »
covid-19 vaccine

Vaccination for 45 and above to resume in Maha

After three days of vaccinating fewer than 100,000 adults, including the newly-added category of 18-44 years, Maharashtra received 900,000 doses of vaccines on Tuesday afternoon from the Centre and is set to... Read more »
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MUHS directs medical colleges to start UG medical classes

Maharashtra University of Health University (MUHS) has informed all affiliated colleges to conduct academic activities from the next academic year at present, even though final exams for the second and third year... Read more »
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Fire at Ratnagiri’s MR Pharma

A massive fire broke out in the pharmaceutical company, MR Pharma, in Ratnagiri’s MIDC on Wednesday. According to the police, the fire tenders reached the spot after information regarding the fire was... Read more »
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4 dead due to fire at Mumbra’s Prime Criticare Hospital

In an unfortunate series of events, four people died in a fire that broke out at Mumbra’s Prime Criticare at around 3:40 am on Wednesday. 20 patients were admitted at the non-Covid... Read more »
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Virar hospital fire probe: Two docs arrested for fire tragedy

Mumbai Police arrested the chief executive officer and chief administrative officer of the Virar hospital where 15 Covid patients dies after a fire broke out in the ICU on Friday. Both of... Read more »
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Covid patient booked for attacking nurse with knife

A Covid patient has been booked for allegedly assaulting a nurse with a knife at a Covid Care Centre in south Mumbai, the police told on Wednesday. According to an official the... Read more »
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Centre approves Haffkin Institute to produce Covaxin on transfer of technology basis

Mumbai-based Haffkin Institute has received permission from the Centre on Thursday to manufacture Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin on the basis of transfer of technology. The owner of the institute, the Maharashtra government thanked... Read more »

Union Health Secretary writes to Maha, Chhattisgarh, Punjab over Covid case surge

Rajesh Bhushan, Union Health Secretary, wrote to the states of Maharashtra, Punjab and Chhattisgarh over the feedback from Central public teams deployed in these states amid the rise in Covid-19 cases. ‘Containment... Read more »