Assault on doctors will not be tolerated: Arvind Kejriwal after man arrested for attacking two women doctors from Safdarjung Hospital attacked

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has said that any attack on doctors or medical professionals will not be tolerated in the future. Kejriwal said that the man, who had attacked two women doctors from Delhi’s Safdarjung Hospital, had now been arrested. He said in his daily press briefing, “Doctors and nurses are facing the brunt from … Read more

Delhi HC seeks Centre’s reply on reservation policy in medical colleges

The Delhi High Court has sought the Centre’s response on reservation policy for defence category and its applicability in MBBS and MD courses of Vardhman Mahavir Medical College (VMMC) and Safdarjung Hospital in New Delhi. The court also directed Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIU), with which the college is affiliated, to defer counselling for … Read more

Sudden spike in chikungunya cases in Delhi, precautions that you must take

The sudden spike in chikungunya cases in several parts of north India, including Delhi, has come nearly ten years after a big outbreak of the mosquito- borne disease across the country. In 2006, over 13 lakh suspected chikangunya fever cases were reported across the country, according to National Vector Borne Disease Control Programme (NVBDCP). This … Read more