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DAK condemns assault on doctor at SDH Charar-e-Sharief*

  Srinagar, Oct 08: Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Sunday condemned in strong words thrashing of a doctor by a politician at Sub-district hospital Charar-e-Sharief.    Expressing outrage, President DAK Dr Nisar ul Hassan in a statement said this brute act of hooliganism against medical staff is unacceptable. “Yesterday, Dr Zakir Gillani was physically assaulted by a district president of ... Read More »

Saving even one life is great contribution to humanity: DGP Vaid

Inaugurates 2 day workshop on live surgery at Police Hospital Srinagar Srinagar, Oct 07 (KNS): Highlighting the need of operating dial 108 Emergency Ambulance Service in the State like other states of country the Director General of Police, Dr. S.P Vaid has said that saving even one life is great contribution to humanity. Dr. Vaid was speaking on the inaugural ... Read More »

Bijbehara to get new SDH at a cost of Rs 18 cr: Veeri

ANANTNAG, SEPTEMBER 30: Minister for Revenue, Relief, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction, Abdul Rehman Veeri today said that PMDP funded Rs 18 crore new Sub District Hospital would be constructed in Bijbehara. The Minister said that while inspecting the site and taking stock of facilities at existing Bijbehara hospital. He was accompanied by Deputy Commissioner Anantnag Muhammad Younis Malik, Director Health Services ... Read More »

SKIMS Bemina organises CME on Basics of Medical Education

Principal Prof Reyaz Untoo pledges full support Srinagar, Sep 27 (KNS): The Medical Education Unit of SKIMS Medical College Bemina organised a CME on Basics of Medical Education today the 27th of September which was presided over by Director SKIMS & EOSG, Prof AG Ahangar who emphasized the significance of such programmes in improving the teaching standards in Medical College ... Read More »

NHM Prog Managers in Baramulla call indefinite strike against Dy CMO

‘Warn of valley-wide strike’ Baramulla, Sep 27 (KNS): Programme Managers working under National Health Mission (NHM) in Baramulla Wednesday called for an indefinite strike in response to Deputy CMO’s “utmost humiliation” of the Program Managers of District Baramulla. As per an official statement by the Programme Managers, Chief Medical Officer Baramulla had called a meeting on September 26 regarding ASHA functionalities at ... Read More »

In violation of rules, scores of hospitals run in Sgr residential areas

‘It is SMC which gives them commercial permission’: Dir Health Srinagar, Sep 22 (KNS): With government watching as mute spectator, several Private hospitals have come up in residential areas of Srinagar city in violation of the rules. One of the hospitals has recently started its operation in the congested residential area in heart of Srinagar city. “I don’t know how ... Read More »

Lady dies in Bandipora District Hospital, Probe ordered

SUHAIL RATER Bandipora, September 20: Family of a lady who died in District Hospital today, staged a massive protest alleging negligence of doctors. The family members of 80-year old Rehti Begum wife of Mohammad Shaban of Kema Bandipora was brought in district hospital Bandipora today at 3:00 pm with after she complained of chest pain. Family members said a doctor on duty ... Read More »

Union Cabinet approves increase of cost norms for Supplementary Nutrition in Anganwadis

New Delhi, September 20: The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has approved the proposal for revision of cost norms with annual cost indexation for Supplementary Nutrition (SN) for the beneficiaries of Anganwadi Services and Adolescent Girls (out of school 11-14 years) under the Umbrella ICDS Scheme. This addresses a long standing anomaly ... Read More »

CMO Budgam warns of stern action against illegal clinics

  11 illegal clinics sealed during fresh raids in the district BUDGAM, SEPTEMBER 17: Chief Medical Officer Budgam, Dr. Ghulam Mohammad Dar, has asked illegal clinical establishments set up at various medical blocks in the district to shut down, warning of stern action against violators. The CMO has said that the clinics run by unregistered and untrained technicians is a ... Read More »

Asiea Naqash visits Anantnag, reviews progress of Health Department projects

ANANTNAG, SEPTEMBER 16: Minister of State for Health and Medical Education, Asiea Naqash, Saturday visited Anantnag and inspected various ongoing works of the Health Department in the district.          Ms. Naqash first visited the Anantnag Medical College and reviewed the progress of construction work under execution here. Sher inspected the infrastructural progress of various structures including the library block, administrative sections, girls and ... Read More »