Coronavirus In West Bengal(Search results - 24)
IndiaSep 16, 2020, 11:46 AM IST
Coronavirus: West Bengal’s COVID-19 tally crosses 2-lakh mark; 1,500 deaths reported in Kolkata alone
The number of COVID-19 cases is increasing almost every day in West Bengal. The state has already crossed the 2-lakh mark of COVID infection. In Kolkata, a total of 1,500 people have died due to COVID-19. According to sources, 11 people have died in Kolkata in a single day.
IndiaSep 8, 2020, 6:00 PM IST
Trinamool MP Abhishek Bandyopadhyay’s wife tests positive for COVID-19; hospitalized
Abhishek Bandyopadhyay’s wife Rujira Bandyopadhyay has tested positive for COVID-19. She was admitted to a private hospital in Kolkata. Recently, several high-profile leaders of the Trinamool brigade have been infected with COVID-19.
IndiaSep 8, 2020, 1:10 PM IST
Coronavirus: 58 deaths reported in single day; infected count crosses 3,000 in West Bengal
58 deaths were reported in a single day in West Bengal. The number of recoveries have decreased comparatively from the number of infected COVID-19 patients. According to statistics, the total number of infected people in the state stood at 1,83,865.
IndiaSep 7, 2020, 1:27 PM IST
Body of suspected COVID-19 victim wrapped in PPE suit kept for two days; hospital authorities face heat
The body of the deceased has been lying in the hospital bed for two days. As soon as the news came out, chaos erupted in Kanthi Hospital of East Midnapore. However, hospital authorities have denied the allegations.
IndiaSep 5, 2020, 12:06 PM IST
Coronavirus: Death toll rises to 1,350 in Kolkata; 17 deaths reported in single day
The death toll rose again in the state of West Bengal. According to the State Health Bulletin on Friday (September 4), 58 people have died in a single day in the state. On Thursday (September 3), the number was 55. 3,305 people recovered on Friday in the state.
IndiaSep 1, 2020, 3:10 PM IST
West Bengal: Huge success for state government as COVID-19 recovery rate rises to 82%
The COVID-19 recovery rate is increasing in the state of West Bengal. About 3,000 COVID patients have recovered in a single day in the state. 2,993 people were infected with COVID-19 in the state on Monday (August 31).
IndiaAug 29, 2020, 11:55 AM IST
Coronavirus: Single-day death toll rises to 11 in Kolkata; recovery rate touches 80.86% in West Bengal
2,982 people were infected with COVID-19 in the last 24 hours. On Thursday (August 27), the number of cases was 2,997. According to the State Health Bulletin, 56 people died of coronavirus in a single day in the state and 11 of them were from Kolkata. So far, the number of deaths has exceeded 3,000 in West Bengal. However, the rate of recovery is increasing. The recovery rate increased to 80.86%.
IndiaAug 27, 2020, 3:46 PM IST
Low business for Kumartuli idol makers as demand drops due to COVID-19 pandemic
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Kumartuli has taken a massive hit as orders for idols have dipped by a considerable margin. On the other hand, idol makers from different parts of the state are worried as they did not receive any deposit from Kumortuli Para.
IndiaAug 27, 2020, 2:00 PM IST
COVID patients on hydroxychloroquine more likely to be re-infected: Report submitted to ICMR
The sero-surveillance report of West Midnapore district states that there is no antibody stability in the body of COVID-19 patients and that there are chances of them getting re-infected again. The report added that antibodies are stable for only two months on average.
IndiaAug 26, 2020, 2:29 PM IST
Coronavirus: Death toll crosses 1,200 in Kolkata says state health bulletin
The number of COVID-19 cases is increasing in the state. According to the state health bulletin, 541 cases have been reported in Kolkata in the last 24 hours. The total number of deaths in the city stood at 1,203. Presently, the recovery rate is 79.10%.
IndiaAug 25, 2020, 4:23 PM IST
Police OC stands by sub-inspector and his family during 45-day battle with COVID-19
A police officer-in-charge (OC) stood beside his neighbour SI when he was infected with COVID-19. The family of the OC helped the COVID victims by taking care of them and providing them food. After getting cured, the SI wholeheartedly thanked the whole family of the OC.
IndiaAug 24, 2020, 1:39 PM IST
Coronavirus: Single-day death toll dips below 10 as Kolkata reports 563 cases
The death toll in Kolkata has dropped to 10 in the last 24 hours.; 8 people have died of COVID in the metropolis. 563 cases were reported in 24 hours in the city. So far, 1,174 people have died of COVID-19 in Kolkata.
IndiaAug 22, 2020, 1:09 PM IST
IIT-Kharagpur students told to vacate hostels immediately after one person tests COVID-19 positive
IIT-Kharagpur has asked students to vacate hostels by August 23 after one of them tested positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday (August 19). At present, 300 students are living in the campus residence halls.
IndiaAug 21, 2020, 3:50 PM IST
40-day-old infant returns home from hospital after fighting 23-day battle against COVID-19
A 40-day-old infant fought against COVID-19 and was discharged from the hospital after 23 days of long battle. This is the youngest COVID case recovered in the country. On Thursday (August 20), the baby was given a grand farewell by the staff of the hospital.
IndiaAug 20, 2020, 12:30 PM IST
DESUN Hospital license should be suspended for not admitting COVID-19 patients: Health Commission of Kolkata
DESUN Hospital license has been suspended by Health Commission for not admitting a COVID-19 patient who eventually died in an ambulance outside the hospital. An affidavit was asked to be filed by the authorities.