One of the most powerful hurricanes in the nation's history was barrelling into south Louisiana. Fifty miles (80 km) southwest of New Orleans, the staff at Leonard J Chabert Medical Centre in Houma was already weary from a year and a half of caring for patients with COVID-19.
The patients were moved to another building in the premises
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He was admitted to the ICU of the hospital due to an infection and reduced consciousness level.
Azam Khan has been lodged in jail in connection with cheating and many other cases, was admitted to the Medanta Hospital in Lucknow in May after being infected with COVID-19.
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We have to be stronger to fight against this Pandemic with whatever resource we have.
The fire department said they received an alert from the hospital at 10.32 pm on Wednesday
The centre said a large number of private hospitals that had a contract with Serum Institute of India and Bharat Biotech have been supplied with Covishield and Covaxin doses.
Prima facie, it is in clear violation of the Liberalized Pricing and Accelerated National COVID-19 Vaccination Strategy, said Additional Secretary in the Health Ministry Vandana Gurnani.
The Punjab government has also asked the private hospitals to return the remaining vaccine doses.
Private hospitals are giving package for Covid vaccination in collaboration with some hotels, which is against the guidelines, said additional secretary to Health ministry Manohar Agnani.
Last year, Dilip Kumar, who was admitted for routine check-up, lost his two younger brothers, Aslam Khan and Ehsan Khan, to Covid-19.
The high court bench said it appears there is choking of beds taking place in hospitals and nursing homes in Delhi.
The hospital requires a minimum of 11,000 cubic metres of liquid oxygen daily and has a consumption of 10,000 cubic metres per day.
A man carries a girl across the Rio Grande river as migrants, many from Haiti, leave Del Rio, Texas to return to Ciudad Acuna, Mexico, some to avoid possible deportation from the U.S. and others to get supplies.AP Photo/Fernando Llano
People wearing protective masks are seen on a train that is traveling through Shinjuku district in Tokyo.AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato
Framed through a cave opening at Ita Pyta Punta or Cape Red Rock, empty boats sit moored on the banks of the Paraguay River, in Asuncion, Paraguay amid a prolonged drought, resulting in low water levels.AP Photo/Jorge Saenz
White flags that are part of artist Suzanne Brennan Firstenberg's "In America: Remember," a temporary art installation to commemorate Americans who have died of COVID-19, stand on the National Mall in Washington.AP Photo/Patrick Semansky
Pope Francis gives the thumbs up as he leaves after his weekly general audience in the Paul VI Hall at the Vatican.AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino
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One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates