Tag: COVID-19 War Room

Patients hostile as COVID stigma refuses to die down
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Patients hostile as COVID stigma refuses to die down

January 25, 2022

Mysore/Mysuru: Now COVID-19 variant may be relatively milder than its more devastating predecessors but the efforts to tackle its spread have by no means been easier. Staff and volunteers at War Room and home isolation teams have to face rudeness and hostility of patients as well as their family members in most cases. Many persons…

National award for State’s COVID-19 War Room
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National award for State’s COVID-19 War Room

January 9, 2022

Bengaluru: Karnataka’s COVID-19 War Room was awarded the Centre’s e-governance ‘jury’ award for the use of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) in the management of the pandemic.  IAS officer Munish Moudgil, who was the Special Officer in-charge of the State COVID-19 War Room, received the award from Union Minister Dr. Jitendra Singh during the two-day…

Calls to Covid War Room decline in City: Raghu Kautilya
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Calls to Covid War Room decline in City: Raghu Kautilya

June 20, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: With COVID positive cases declining in City, the number of telephone calls coming to Covid War Room has also decreased, said Raghu Kautilya, In-Charge of War Room and Chairman of D. Devaraj Urs Backward Classes Development Commission. Speaking to media after visiting the War Room here yesterday, he said the cases were slowly coming…

DC visits COVID War Room, lauds service of volunteers
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DC visits COVID War Room, lauds service of volunteers

May 29, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: With COVID cases showing a declining trend in the district, Deputy Commissioner (DC) Rohini Sindhuri yesterday visited the COVID War Room set up in the new DC’s Office at Siddarthanagar in the city. A good number of volunteers who  include NCC Cadets, teachers, members of various organisations, Gram Panchayat personnel and other civilians from…

‘Exercise NCC Yogdaan’: 60 cadets render voluntary service at  Mysuru District COVID War Room
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‘Exercise NCC Yogdaan’: 60 cadets render voluntary service at Mysuru District COVID War Room

May 18, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: The Ministry of Defence has permitted temporary employment of the National Cadet Corps (NCC) under ‘Exercise NCC Yogdaan’ in the battle against the Covid-19 pandemic.  Responding to the call given by Mysuru Deputy Commissioner Rohini Sindhuri for voluntary service by the Senior NCC cadets of HQ NCC Group Mysuru, the modalities and safety angles…

Young doctors display exceptional commitment during pandemic times
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Young doctors display exceptional commitment during pandemic times

May 16, 2021

By M.T. Yogesh Kumar Mysore/Mysuru: The ongoing pandemic, though extremely challenging for all, has especially been taking a toll on medical workers around the globe. Despite facing innumerable physical and psychological challenges, healthcare personnel are playing an indispensable role during this continued crisis.  A majority of the doctors serving in COVID Hospitals and healthcare facilities…

MUDA, Devaraj Urs Dev. Corpn. Chairmen inspect COVID War Room
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MUDA, Devaraj Urs Dev. Corpn. Chairmen inspect COVID War Room

May 10, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: Mysuru Urban Development Authority (MUDA) Chairman H.V. Rajeev visited the COVID War Room housed at the new Deputy Commissioner’s Office Complex in Siddarthanagar here on Saturday to have first-hand experience of its functioning. Rajeev enquired the officers in-charge of the War Room about the number of oxygenated, ventilated and general beds as well as…

Telemedicine team helps 7,000 home-isolated
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Telemedicine team helps 7,000 home-isolated

May 9, 2021

Ensuring health management of those in home quarantine so that depression is kept at bay Mysore/Mysuru: In the absence of a medical cure for COVID-19, the needed response is a simple public health strategy of isolation for those infected or at risk, reduced social contact to slow the spread of the virus and simple hygiene…

DC visits War Room at midnight to check Covid preparedness
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DC visits War Room at midnight to check Covid preparedness

May 3, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: In the wake of surge in COVID-19 cases in Mysuru, Deputy Commissioner Rohini Sindhuri paid a surprise visit to the COVID War Room located at the new DC Office complex on Mysuru-Bannur Road in Siddarthanagar during midnight to see its functioning. She has been visiting the War Room for the last few days and…

Top Cop visits COVID War Room to study its functioning
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Top Cop visits COVID War Room to study its functioning

April 27, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: City Police Commissioner Dr. Chandragupta visited COVID-19 War Room situated at new Deputy Commissioner’s Office Complex in Siddarthanagar in city yesterday. Accompanied by Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP), Devaraja Sub-Division, M.N. Shashidhar and Nazarbad Police Inspector G.N. Srikanth, the top cop visited the War Room to understand its functioning. He was briefed about the…

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