Karnal ultrasound centre fails to renew registration, sealed

Karnal, January 22 The Health Department has sealed the ultrasound and CT scan centre at the local Civil Hospital for not getting its registration renewed. As per the officials, the…

Chandigarh reports 1294 new COVID cases and 2 deaths

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, January 20 Chandigarh reported 1294 new COVID-19 positive cases on Thursday. Two deaths due to COVID were also reported in the last 24 hours. As…

Chandigarh reports 1,795 new COVID cases

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, January 16 Chandigarh reported 1795 new COVID-19 positive cases on Saturday. No death due to COVID was also reported in the last 24 hours. As…

Mohali Health department celebrates ‘Dheeyan Di Lohri’ with fervor

The Fact News Service Mohali, January 14 A district-level event ‘ Dheeyan Di Lohri ‘ was celebrated by the district Health Department at the district hospital here today. Civil Surgeon…

Chandigarh Health Dept issues guidelines for admission of COVID patients in Health Institutes

Chandigarh, December 30 The UT health department on Thursday issued new guidelines/directions for admission of COVID patients in health institutes/facilities of the city.

Health department gets a boost with recruitment of 266 Health Workers

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, December 23 Punjab Deputy Chief Minister O.P. Soni who is also holding the charge of Health and Family Welfare Department, handed over appointment letters to…

Health Department issues advisory regarding cold wave

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, December 22 In view of the persisting severe cold wave conditions in the state, Health and Family Welfare Department has come up with a detailed…

MLA Pinky flags off health department Bicycle Awareness Rally

The Fact News Service Ferozepur, December 21 Under the National Health Programme, the Health Department Bicycle Awareness Rally, with the participation of students from Govt Sr. Sec School and Youth…

Back in Palwal from abroad, 32 test -ve for Covid

Palwal, December 6 Of the 25 persons who have arrived here from abroad in the past week, none has been found Covid positive, according to the district health department. Dr…

Omicron alert: Foreign returnees under watch

Panchkula, December 3 The local Health Department has increased surveillance on foreign returnees in the wake of the new variant of the coronavirus, Omicron. A health official said every person…

Haryana is gearing up to tackle new COVID variant: Anil Vij

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, November 30 Haryana Home and Health Minister, Anil Vij said that Health Department is making full preparations to deal with the situation of the Omicron…

No more strikes and demonstrations by employees of health department assure union reps: DCM

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, November 23 Following assurance by OP Soni, Deputy Chief Minister (DCM) Punjab who also holds the charge of State Health Ministry, various unions of employees…

Health Deptt organizes seminar on Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

The Fact News Service Ferozepur, November 23 The Health Department Ferozepur today organized Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease – CODP Seminar at Civil Hospital, Zira which was presided over by Dr…

7, 466 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, November 13 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

Zika Virus: Advisory issued by Chandigarh Health Dept

Chandigarh, November 12 Corona’s rage is not over yet as Zika virus has started gaining momentum in some states. The Zika virus is slowly beginning to infect people. In view…

Dengue cases on the rise in Panipat, Sonepat

Panipat, November 8 Dengue cases are surging in Panipat and Sonepat. As many as 618 cases were reported from Sonepat district and 154 cases have been reported from Panipat so…

Health Dept taking appropriate measures to ensure food quality: Civil Surgeon Dr. Indermohan Gupta

The Fact News Service Nawanshahr, November 2 Under the leadership of Civil Surgeon Dr. Indermohan Gupta to provide quality food to the people under the Healthy Punjab Mission, the Health…

Health department team inspects sweets shops in Mohali, 4 samples taken

The Fact News Service Mohali, October 28 Under the supervision of District Health Officer Dr Subash Kumar, food safety team of the health department visited various prominent sweets shops in…

Ludhiana DC order extensive COVID-19 sampling during festival season

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, October 24 In order to keep the coronavirus at bay during the festival season, Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma has directed the health department to…

Chandigarh: Health Dept celebrates as India achieves milestone of 100 crore vaccination

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 22 Health Department Chandigarh administration had a befitting celebration on the completion of 100 crore covid vaccine dose by India. In view of the…

6, 308 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, October 17 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

Dengue case count crosses 1,000-mark in Amritsar district

The Fact News Service Amritsar, October 17 The dengue count in the district has reached 1,029 with 379 new cases reported by the Health Department in the last four days.…

6, 477 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, October 12 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

Health Deptt celebrates World Mental Health Day

The Fact News Service Ferozepur, October 10 Celebrating World Mental Health Day today, Dr.Rajinder Arora, Civil Surgeon said, people suffering from mental illnesses are not aware of their illness, so…

Anti Dengue Activities to be intensified: O.P. Soni

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 4 In view of the rising number of dengue cases in Punjab, Deputy Chief Minister O.P. Soni (Minister for Health and Family Welfare) has…

5, 825 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, October 4 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

UT Health Department terminates services of 81 outsourced employees

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 2 The Health Department of Chandigarh administration has terminated the services of 81 outsourced employees engaged during Covid-19. The order was issued in this…

6, 487 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, September 29 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

7, 095 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, September 26 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

Amritsar reports two positive cases

The Fact News Service Amritsar, September 25 With two positive cases reported on Saturday, the district Covid tally increased to 47,298. The new cases include one influenza-like illness case and…

Jalandhar DC orders major drive to check spread of dengue

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, September 24 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma on Friday asked Health, Rural Development and Panchayat, Local Government bodies and Municipal Corporation to start a major drive for…

7, 746 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, September 22 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

7, 678 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, September 18 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

Officials and employees of the health department honoured in Nawanshahr

The Fact News Service Nawanshahr, September 17 The Panchayat of local village Sheikha Mazara today awarded shields to Dr. Gitanjali Singh, Senior Medical Officer, Health Department, Muzaffarpur and other officers…

Dr. Andesh Kang assumes charge as Director Health & Family Welfare

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, September 15 Dr. Andesh Kang today assumed charge as Director Health and Family Welfare, Punjab. In an administrative reshuffle in the Health and Family Welfare…

6, 685 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, September 13 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

8, 075 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, September 10 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

Parliamentary panel inspects health infrastructure in Chandigarh

Chandigarh, September 9 The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Health and Family Welfare today visited the PGI and the Health and Wellness Centre, Dadu Majra, and inspected the healthcare infrastructure and…

9, 003 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, September 9 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

21 Specialist Doctors appoints in Health Department

The Fact News Service  Chandigarh, September 9 Punjab Health and Family Welfare Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu today handed over appointment letters to 21 Medical Officers (Specialist). Out of these one…

Field Outreach Bureau with health department organises Covid vaccination camp

The Fact News Service Hoshiarpur, September 7 District health department in coordination with Field Outreach Bureau (FOB) of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Govt. of India organised a special…

8,957 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, September 5 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

 8, 541 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, September 4 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

6, 199 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, September 2 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

Health Department celebrates national food week from September 1 to 7

The Fact News Service Sri Muktsar Sahib, September 2 National Food Week is being celebrated till September 7 in District Sri Muktsar Sahib as per the guidelines of Health and…

8, 644 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, August 29 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

Ludhiana: Health department observes national de-worming day

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, August 25 Dr. Kiran Ahluwalia, Civil Surgeon, Ludhiana said that under the direction of Health Minister Balvir Singh Sidhu, National De-Warming Day is being observed…

8, 681 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, August 22 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

Awareness is key to prevent Cholera: Balbir Sidhu

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 18 Punjab Health & Family Welfare Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu, on Wednesday, informed that quickly swinging into action, the Punjab Government has conducted house…

Punjab CM orders health department gear up for full utilization of expected supplies vaccine

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 14 Citing a detailed state study which had shown excellent vaccine effectiveness against the Coronavirus, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday directed…

Cholera Outbreak: DC visits ground zero; instructs officials to provide best medical care

The Fact News Service SAS Nagar, August 12 After the reports of Cholera outbreak, Deputy Commissioner Girish Dayalan accompanied by officials of Health Department, Water Supply & Sanitation and other…

DLSA organised medical check up camp with help of health department at Patiala central jail

The Fact News Service Patiala, August 12 District Legal Services Authority, Patiala today organised a medical check up camp for the inmates of Central Jail, Patiala, with the help of…

Administration to conduct 1500 Covid-19 sampling in schools daily: DC Varinder Kumar Sharma

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, August 11 A day after 20 students from two schools in Ludhiana tested positive for the coronavirus, Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma on Wednesday took…

7, 842 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, August 8 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

8, 296 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, August 6 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

7, 087 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, August 4 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

8,562 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, August 1 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

Ludhiana administers 1.5 million jab, 5 lakh doses given in just 43-days

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, August 1 Achieving the extraordinary feat in battle against the deadliest Coronavirus, the district on Sunday administrated its 1.5 millionth jab. Ludhiana which is already…

8,522 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, July 31 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

7,381 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana distric

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, July 30 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

Health Dept. to launch new vaccine for children against pneumococcal diseases

The Fact News Service Ferozepur, July 30 The Health Department will shortly launch new Pneumococcal Vaccine to curb the spread of pneumococcal disease and district level training workshop was organized…

Punjab Govt reopens schools for classes 10 to12 with COVID-19 protocols in place

The Fact News Service Amritsar , July 26 Punjab government allowed the reopening of schools for Classes 10, 11 & 12 from Monday after complying with the instructions of the…

DC calls upon health department to make Ludhiana a ‘home deliveries’ free district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, July 23 In order to reduce the incidence of deaths during pregnancy, Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today asked the health and family welfare department…