Tag: Ambulance

Apollo BGS Hospitals announces 24×7 free ambulance service
News

Apollo BGS Hospitals announces 24×7 free ambulance service

November 27, 2021

By dialling 1066, patients can receive emergency care within the ‘golden hour’ in city limits Mysore/Mysuru: Apollo BGS Hospitals yesterday announced the launch of free ambulance services for emergencies within the city limits of Mysuru. The free ambulance service would ensure that the family or friends do not need to waste time looking for an…

Woman in labour walks 1.5 kms to board ambulance
News, Top Stories

Woman in labour walks 1.5 kms to board ambulance

November 8, 2021

Incident brings to fore lack of basic infrastructure on the fringes of Nagarahole Mysore/Mysuru: In yet another case of expecting mothers living on the fringes of Nagarahole Tiger Reserve finding it difficult to access the nearest healthcare facilities, a pregnant woman in deep labour pain had to walk a distance of 1.5 kilometres barefoot before…

Life-saving business of ambulance-making
News

Life-saving business of ambulance-making

June 13, 2021

City turns vehicle-conversion hub for Mandya, Hassan, Chamarajanagar and Kodagu By M.T. Yogesh Kumar Mysore/Mysuru: With the increasing demand for hospital beds as well as ambulances amid the massive surge in COVID-19 cases, there are many enterprising businessmen who have taken up the task of converting tourist and other passenger vehicles into ambulances. And Mysuru…

Ambulance driver shifts 1,300 COVID patients
News

Ambulance driver shifts 1,300 COVID patients

June 11, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: An ambulance driver attached to Trauma Care Centre, Shankar, has shifted over 1,300 Corona positive patients to various hospitals for treatment in one year. But, he is sad that five to six persons have died in the vehicle before reaching the hospital. Talking to SOM, he, however, regretted that people have failed to understand…

Ambulance Task Force to provide timely service to Corona patients
News

Ambulance Task Force to provide timely service to Corona patients

May 19, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: Zoo Authority of Karnataka (ZAK)Chairman L.R. Mahadevaswamy, who is in-Charge of the District Ambulance Task Force, said that measures have been taken to provide free ambulance service for timely shifting of Corona infected patients to Hospitals and COVID Care Centres. Addressing the Ambulance Task Force meeting at ZP Hall here yesterday, Mahadevaswamy bemoaned that…

‘108’ Ambulance  ready to meet any medical emergency tonight
News

‘108’ Ambulance ready to meet any medical emergency tonight

December 31, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: No matter whether party buffs have made up their mind to welcome New Year with a big bang but GVK EMRI-Arogya Kavacha ‘108’ Ambulance service is fully prepared to deal with any emergency cases on Dec.31 night. Did you know around 30 to 35 percent of road accidents occur during New Year-Eve celebrations than…

RTO seizes two ambulances with same registration number
News

RTO seizes two ambulances with same registration number

September 9, 2020

Notices served on owners to produce documents Mysore/Mysuru: The officials of the Regional Transport Office (RTO)-West, on Monday, have seized two ambulances with the same registration numbers. The ambulances with registration numbers KA-03-D-399 and KA-03-D-0399 belong to a private ambulance service company. While one ambulance is given to the COVID Care Centre at Town Hall…

Minister flags off Animal Ambulance in city
News

Minister flags off Animal Ambulance in city

September 5, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: Co-Operation and District-in-Charge Minister S.T. Somashekar flagged off an animal ambulance in the city this morning. The State Government was providing such ambulances to all districts for treatment of animals. The ambulance consists of a surgery unit, laboratory, scanning devices, a water tank with 250 litres capacity, operation table weighing 200 kg, air conditioning…

Blocking Ambulance should be criminal offence?
Columns, In Black & White

Blocking Ambulance should be criminal offence?

September 5, 2020

A week ago, the city Police arrested a car driver for deliberately blocking the way of an ambulance carrying an aged person who suffered a heart attack. The patient, 85-year-old Chandrashekar Acharya, was being brought to Narayana Multispecialty Hospital in Mysuru when a Hyundai i20 car moving ahead of the ambulance started driving in a…

Elderly man dies as errant car driver blocks ambulance
News

Elderly man dies as errant car driver blocks ambulance

September 4, 2020

Car driver arrested by V.V. Puram Traffic Police; Court imposes a fine of Rs. 11,000  Mysore/Mysuru: The city Police have arrested a car driver for deliberately blocking the way of an ambulance carrying an aged person who suffered a heart attack. The elderly person was being shifted from Chikkamagalur to Mysuru for speciality care. Sadly,…

1 2
ABOUT

Mysuru’s favorite and largest circulated English evening daily has kept the citizens of Mysuru informed and entertained since 1978. Over the past 41 years, Star of Mysore has been the newspaper that Mysureans reach for every evening to know about the happenings in Mysuru city. The newspaper has feature rich articles and dedicated pages targeted at readers across the demographic spectrum of Mysuru city. With a readership of over 2,50,000 Star of Mysore has been the best connection between it’s readers and their leaders; between advertisers and customers; between Mysuru and Mysureans.

CONTACT

Academy News Papers Private Limited, Publishers, Star of Mysore & Mysuru Mithra, 15-C, Industrial ‘A’ Layout, Bannimantap, Mysuru-570015. Phone no. – 0821 249 6520

To advertise on Star of Mysore, email us at

Online Edition: [email protected]
Print Editon: [email protected]
For News/Press Release: [email protected]