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Manmohan Singh diagnosed with dengue, improving gradually: AIIMS

Former PM Manmohan Singh was admitted at AIIMS in New Delhi on Wednesday New Delhi:  Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who is currently admitted at All India Institute of Medical Sciences in Delhi, has been diagnosed with dengue, according to reports. Officials at AIIMS said that Manmohan Singh’s condition was gradually improving. The 89-year-old Congress...

Manmohan Singh admitted in AIIMS, stable

New Delhi: Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who was admitted to All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on Wednesday, is in a stable condition now, hospital authorities have said. Manmohan Singh, 89, had been admitted to the hospital after the fever that had set in on Tuesday did not subside. On Thursday morning, doctors...

Guruprasad Mohapatra, former Ahmedabad municipal commissioner, no more

The 1986 batch Gujarat cadre IAS officer was admitted to AIIMS hospital in Delhi for 1.5 months; he was secretary of Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade at the time of his death Ahmedabad: Former municipal commissioner of Ahmedabad Dr Guruprasad Mohapatra breathed his last on Saturday morning. He had tested positive for...

President Kovind undergoes bypass surgery at AIIMS

Defence minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday informed that President Ram Nath Kovind has undergone a successful bypass surgery at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi. Singh said that he had spoken to AIIMS director Randeep Guleria and wished the President a speedy recovery. He took to Twitter to inform the same. He...

Union home minister Amit Shah discharged from AIIMS

Union home minister Amit Shah has been discharged from Delhi’s All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on Thursday. On September 13, Amit Shah was admitted to the hospital for a complete medical check-up as per the advice of his doctors. Following the development, it is expected that Amit Shah will take part in the...

Amit Shah to get discharge from AIIMS soon

Union home minister Amit Shah, who is availing post-COVID care at Delhi AIIMS, is all set to be discharged from the hospital soon. The hospital administration has clarified that Amit Shah has recovered and is likely to be discharged in a short time. AIIMS’ media and protocol division chairperson Aarti Vij confirmed the development. Amit...

Amit Shah admitted to AIIMS for post COVID-19 care

Union home minister Amit Shah has been admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, on Tuesday. Amit Shah was admitted after he complained of fatigue and body ache. The AIIMS administration has clarified that he is comfortable and carrying on his work from the hospital. Union Home Minister Amit Shah...

AIIMS doctor removes PPE, risks corona infection to save Covid19 patient

A senior resident doctor at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Delhi, has earned praise for risking his life to save a Covid19 patient. The incident happened on May 7 in an ambulance while the patient was on his way to the hospital’s trauma centre. Dr Zahid Abdul Majeed, a critical care division specialist...

Former PM Manmohan Singh admitted to AIIMS, condition stable

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, 87, who was admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on Sunday night after complaining of chest pain is now stable, media quoted hospital sources. The veteran Congress leader had developed a reaction to a new medication which had necessaited his hospitalisation, media reports said. Doctors have...

Stigmatisation of COVID-19 patients a major factor for high mortality, says AIIMS director

Director of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, Dr Randeep Guleria on Thursday said that an unlikely factor is leading to a rise in mortality among patients infected with the novel coronavirus. Dr Guleria described this factor as the stigmatization of patients. “Patients who have recovered from COVID-19 are facing stigma,...

Yogi Adityanath’s father Anand Singh Bisht dies in Delhi AIIMS

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s father passed away in Delhi on Monday morning. Yogi Adityanath’s father Anand Singh Bisht, 89, was undergoing treatment at AIIMS in Delhi. He passed away at 10.44 am on Monday, an official said. “CM Yogi Adityanath’s father left for his heavenly abode at 10.44 am. Our deepest condolences,” UP...

AIIMS issues guidelines for reuse of PPE amid depleting stocks

The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) has released guidelines for the reuse of PPE, citing their fast depletion of stocks in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, while stressing that the methods for disinfection should only be considered as extraordinary last-resort methods in the event of an imminent shortages of such kits. According...