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  • NBMCH to study coronavirus strains

    NBMCH to study coronavirus strains

    The head of the department, Prof Arunava Sarkar, meanwhile, said they had submitted a proposal for the research work on the virus.

    July 1, 2020
  • One more dies in Siliguri, 10 new cases detected

    One more dies in Siliguri, 10 new cases detected

    On the other hand, hundreds of migrant workers who returned home some days ago locked the Mokdumpore gram panchayat office in Chanchal this morning in protest against them not getting any benefits as announced by the government.

    July 1, 2020
  • One more death in Siliguri, 30 new cases

    One more death in Siliguri, 30 new cases

    The three local staff of the hospital today returned home amid a warm welcome after the hospital in Siliguri discharged them after their recovery,” a source said.

    June 30, 2020
  • Two Covid patients die in Siliguri; 13 new cases found in town

    Two Covid patients die in Siliguri; 13 new cases found in town

    According to sources, the four collection centres will be functional from next Monday, while each one can collect 150 samples a day.

    June 18, 2020
  • 11 more staff test positive for Covid in NBMCH

    11 more staff test positive for Covid in NBMCH

    Sixteen in Siliguri, five in Hills among fresh cases.

    June 11, 2020
  • Covid cases prompt restrictions at NBMCH

    Covid cases prompt restrictions at NBMCH

    A 25-year-old house keeping staff, who was in quarantine, tested positive for the virus today. According to NBMCH sources, around 10 doctors, house-keeping staff, interns, nursing staff and technicians have been infected in the past few days.

    June 8, 2020
  • NBMCH clears Covid test backlog

    NBMCH clears Covid test backlog

    The VRDL at the NBMCH has been under immense pressure as it caters to Jalpaiguri, Alipurduar and Cooch Behar districts too, apart from Darjeeling and Kalimpong districts.

    June 2, 2020
  • Two die in Siliguri, both Covid negative

    Two die in Siliguri, both Covid negative

    A resident of Pradhannagar, who was admitted in the Intensive Care Unit after being referred from the Siliguri District Hospital on 14 May, died last evening.

    May 17, 2020
  • Darjeeling, Jalpaiguri admin lift containment zone tag from Siliguri

    Darjeeling, Jalpaiguri admin lift containment zone tag from Siliguri

    The Jalpaiguri district administration yesterday issued an order, stating that the containment zones in Wards 40, 41, 42 and 43 under the SMC under the Ektiasal Sub-Centre under Dabgram- II gram panachayat have been lifted.

    May 16, 2020
  • Third Covid case in Malda; Woman dies in NBMCH

    Third Covid case in Malda; Woman dies in NBMCH

    Man kept at the quarantine centre at Manikchak College tests positive.

    May 8, 2020
  • 2nd test for NBMCH docs; A’duar samples -ve

    2nd test for NBMCH docs; A’duar samples -ve

    At the NBMCH, one of the doctors, an eye specialist, had tested positive for the novel coronavirus on 30 April.

    May 6, 2020
  • NBMCH seeks doc details as one tests positive

    NBMCH seeks doc details as one tests positive

    One of the doctors in the bus, an eye specialist, has tested positive for Covid-19, while the remaining have tested negative. However, all the others in question are presently in quarantine.

    May 5, 2020
  • Health dept may act against NBMCH docs

    Health dept may act against NBMCH docs

    As patients from other districts and states are being admitted in Dr Chhang’s Hospital in Siliguri, Siliguri Mayor Asok Bhattacharya has said immediate steps should be taken to operationalise such facilities in other districts too.

    May 4, 2020
  • NBMCH doctor tests positive; Kurseong doctor in quarantine

    NBMCH doctor tests positive; Kurseong doctor in quarantine

    “He has been admitted in hospital and the remaining have been sent for institutional quarantine. We are tracing others who came in contact with him,” said a health department official.

    May 3, 2020
  • NBMCH nurse’s husband tests positive

    NBMCH nurse’s husband tests positive

    Meanwhile, the health department has started preparations to admit suspected Covid-19 patients in a private health facility following its takeover. The other patents of the nursing home have been shifted elsewhere, it is learnt. The nurse had come in contact with the first Covid-19 patient of Kalimpong during her treatment at the NBMCH.

    April 15, 2020
  • Protest stalls hospital plans for Covid suspects

    Protest stalls hospital plans for Covid suspects

    Local CPI(M) councilors, along with the deputy mayor of Siliguri, Ram Bhajan Mahato, joined in the protest with the locals.

    April 11, 2020
  • NBMCH not to treat coronavirus patients

    NBMCH not to treat coronavirus patients

    Government earmarks two nursing homes in Siliguri for suspected cases and coronavirus patients

    April 10, 2020