Hyderabad: Health Minister T Harish Rao on Saturday held a review meeting with district health officials and medical officers.
In the review which was also attended by Health and Medical department’s principal secretary Syed Ali Mortaza Rizvi, the Minister discussed the steps to be taken on war footing to prevent the spread of infectious diseases in the rain and flood-hit areas. He directed the authorities concerned to set up health camps in flooded villages.
The doctors were also asked to be available and not take leaves. The Minister asked them to participate in health camps and ensure diagnosis where required and supply of medicine as needed.
The Director Public Health Dr Srinivas Rao was asked to operate from Kothagudem, and Director Medical Education, Dr Ramesh Reddy from Mancherial, and coordinate with health camps and other measures taken up by the State government.
A police head constable was arrested on the charges of misbehaving with a woman at district headquarters hospitals, here on Thursday.
A Delhi court on Thursday extended judicial custody of former Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, arrested in the excise policy case being probed by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), by 19 days.
The Home Ministry on Thursday decided to give VIP security to Congress President Mallikarjun Kharge, thereby granting him Z Plus security.
The last date for payment of fee and submission of online applications fro admissions to Class VI and vacant seats in Classes VII to X in the Telangana State Model Schools has been extended upto March 2.
The Congress government headed by Chief Minister Revanth Reddy is ready to implement two more guarantees which were part of the six guarantees given during the Assembly election period in the coming five days.