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Doctor arrested for accepting Rs 1500 bribe from patient

Buguda/ Bhubaneswar, 19/11/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty )-   Buguda Community Health Centre (CHC) doctor B. Gopal Rao was arrested by vigilance sleuths on Sunday for allegedly accepting a bribe amount of Rs 1, 500 from a patient. Rao was caught red-handed while accepting the bribe amount from one Niranjan Gaud for conducting an operation. The vigilance officials also ... Read More »

JE vaccination campaign in 13 districts from Nov 27

Bhubaneswar, 18/11/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty )- : A mass campaign for vaccination of children between the age group of 1 to 15 years against the deadly Japanese Encephalitis (JE) will begin in 13 districts of the state from November 27. The campaign cover in districts including Balasore, Dhenkanal, Cuttack, Ganjam, Kalahandi, Kendrapara, Khurda, Koraput, Nabarangpur, Puri, Rayagada, ... Read More »

Vigilance arrests Bhadrak CDMO for accepting Rs 8, 000 bribe

Bhadrak/ Bhubaneswar, 18/11/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty )- : Bhadrak Chief District Medical Officer (CDMO) Gitanjali Patnaik was arrested by vigilance on Saturday for allegedly accepting bribe to the tune of Rs 8,000. Gitanjali was caught red-handed while accepting the bribe amount from Medical Security Supervisor Rasmiranjan Das to pass a bill. Read More »

Odisha Health Minister meets Jaga-Balia at AIIMS

Pratap Jena at AIIMS

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi 01/11/2017 (Odisha Samachar/Swarna Prava Nayak)- Odisha Health Minister Pratap Jena met Kandhamal twins Jaga-Balia at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) forthe first time after their operation here on Wednesday.Jena met the twins at ICU department of the hospital inthe presence of Chief of Neurosciences Centre, AIIMS, Dr. Ashok Kumar Mahapatra.The Minister also held discussion with the ... Read More »

Attack on docs: SCB junior medicos launch indefinite stir

Jr Doctors

Cuttack/Bhubaneswar, 26/10/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty )- : The junior medicos of SCB Medical College and Hospital here launched an indefinite cease work on Thursday in protest against the alleged attack on a doctor by a patient’s kin doctors on Tuesday. The Post Graduate Doctor’s Association staged a dharana wearing black badges seeking adequate security for doctors on ... Read More »

SCB docs stage cease-work agitation protesting attack patient’s kin


Cuttack/Bhubaneswar, 25/10/2017 ( Odisha Saamachar / Swarnaprava Nayak )- : The house surgeons and undergraduate students of SCB Medical College and Hospital staged a demonstration before the Casualty and Trauma department of the hospital to protest against attack on a house surgeon last night. Similar cases took place in the hospital in four months back. But no step has been ... Read More »

MKCG students stage dharana alleging ragging by seniors

Berhampur/Bhubaneswar, 22/10/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Swarnaprava Nayak )- : A group of second year students of MKCG Medical College and Hospital in Berhampur on Saturday night staged a sit-in protest before the college alleging that they were ragged by some senior students. The agitators alleged that they were thrashed by some third year students of the college. Some of ... Read More »

Health services crippled as Apollo hospital staff stage demo


Bhubaneswar, 14/10/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Swarnaprava Nayak )- :  Health services were crippled at Apollo Hospital on Saturday as hundreds of employees of the hospital staged a massive demonstration seeking immediate fulfillment of their longstanding demands. The employees demanded that proactive steps should be taken by the authorities to increase their salary hike and bonus. “We have been working ... Read More »

Government to open seven blood component separation units

Blood Donation Day 4

Bhubaneswar, 13/10/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Swarnaprava Nayak ) : The state has 14 blood component separation units including the private units to prepare components of blood for the optimal use of the scarce drug and avoid unnecessary transfusion. The state government will open seven more blood component separation units at Balasore, Baripada, Keonjhar, Koraput, Bargarh, Balangir and Rourkela. The ... Read More »

CM launches universal eye health programme

Bhubaneswar, 12/10/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty ) : Chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday launched the universal eye health programme on the occasion of World Sight Day. “Odisha is the first state to in the country to have formulated an Universal Eye Health Programme. Vision centres equipped with appropriate eye care facilities will be established across the state ... Read More »

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