All escapees, lodged in under-construction jail in Rewari, were Covid positive and managed to escape late Saturday night, a police official said.
A doctor has been booked in Vangani in Thane district for allegedly treating COVID-19 patients without permission.
In the last 24 hours, 18,243 people have recuperated from the infection taking the total number of recoveries to 8,36,351. The discharge rate has improved slightly to 85.89 per cent.
Hindu Rao, run by the North Delhi Municipal Corporation, is the largest civic hospital in the national capital. The hospital has 250 beds reserved for coronavirus patients and according to the Delhi Corona app, all beds are currently occupied.
The SP further said that the police are now verifying with the hospital management if the ward boys recruited on a contract basis have a criminal record or not.
According to the latest health bulletin released by the Delhi government, 50,425 patients are in home isolation. The number of active cases in the city stands at 91,035, while there are 50,785 containment zones.
The circular asked hospitals to admit all the suspected COVID-19 patients, whether coming in ambulances or in private vehicles.
The caseload also mounted to 9,35,066 after the state registered a record one-day spike of 18,431 fresh infections.
Goa is treating Covid patients for free in all government hospitals, informed chief minister Pramod Sawant on Thursday. The government is also taking care of up to 80 per cent expense of those being treated for Covid in private hospitals.
The deputy commissioner of Gurugram, Yash Garg said that strict action will be taken against those who charge more than the fixed rates from the Covid patients.
According to the director, AIIMS has the capacity to store 30 thousand litres of oxygen, which is being increased. These days around 12 thousand litres of oxygen is being consumed daily in AIIMS.
The approval of antibody cocktail of Casirivimab and Imdevimab in India was based on the data filed for the EUA in the US, and the scientific opinion of the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) in the European Union, Roche India said in a statement.
The development assumes significance in the wake of surge in COVID-19 cases in the country.
At least five patients have died at a Covid-19 treatment facility in Uttarakhand's Haridwar district due to disruption in the supply of medical oxygen.
Shefali Jariwala recently took to her social media to share proning details with her fans. The actress also shared three medically accepted proning methods to improve oxygenation during the covid.
The Deputy Commissioner of Police (Law and Order) Ramarajan said a clear picture would emerge only after a medical inquiry. Both the officials visited the hospital following the deaths.
Varun Dhawan, Shraddha Kapoor say COVID patients who have oxygen levels falling below 94 and can't get oxygen cylinders immediately should go for proning technique. Here're the precautionary measures that need to be taken while proning.
A fire broke out at a nursing home in Delhi's Vikaspuri late on Tuesday night. The incident took place at the UK Nursing Home around 11 PM.
The court directed the DMs of Lucknow and Meerut to enquire into such news items within 48 hours and submit their reports on the next date. They are also directed to appear before the court online on the next date of hearing.
Sonu Sood and his team worked the entire night to provide oxygen to ARAK hospital in Bengaluru from where they got an SOS call.