First Dengue Death in Ranchi
Considered safe from dengue so far, Ranchi
registered its first death from the mosquito-borne disease.//
Rabindra Singh, a public relations officer of the Central Mines Planning and Development Ltd (CMPDIL), a Coal India Ltd (CIL) undertaking, died of dengue Sunday night. He was admitted to t...
The Plight of Jharkhand's Mysterious deaf Village
"I have asked the district administration to go to the village with doctors and investigate. If need be, we will send specialised doctors from ranchi
for treatment of the villagers." ...
Jharkhand Reeling Under Heat Wave
... rains in the days to come .
State capital ranchi
recorded 39.4 degree Celsius Sunday. The highest t...e Celsius respectively.
The temperature in ranchi
has increased by four degrees in last four days. T...r strata will take place and we can expect rain in ranchi
then," said A. Wadood, a meteorologist.
Women Deliver Babies With Eye Defects in Jharkhand Villages
...d water pollution //caused by coal mining in the area.
Four women of Chatro village in Giridih district, around 200 km from here, were brought to ranchi
with their newborns Saturday. The babies were admitted to an eye hospital with severe eye defects at the initiative of the state health department. Wh...
Ranchi Mental Hospital Has Added Dental and Eye Care
... The ranchi
Institute of Neuro Psychiatry and Allied Science (RINPAS), one of India's premier mental hospitals, has introduced specialized dental// , eye care and...
Cured Leprosy Patients to Fight Social Stigma
...ots' (Messenger of People), as the cured are called, have been roped in since leprosy is on the rise again.
For instance, the prevalence rate in ranchi
has gone up to 1.60 percent between April and August, as against 1.16 last year. In West Singhbhum district, this is 3.78 percent now, against 3.12 la...
Girl Complained of Rolling Down Stones Instead of Tears While Crying
...s a unique case and all the treatment required will be free of cost," Gupta added.
The Class 7 girl had undergone a surgery at Jharkhand capital ranchi
but her parents claim that there was no respite from the stones that came rolling down with her tears.
Mentally Challenged Boy Kept in Chains in Jharkhand
...een undergoing treatment for the past two years, there has been no marked improvement in his condition. Raja, with his hands tied, usually is taken to ranchi
for treatment by the male members of the family.
When Raja first showed symptoms of abnormality his family took him to an exorcist. "There are ...
States Urged By NHRC To Rehabilitate Cured Mental Patients
...state governments to rehabilitate the cured mental patients who were left// by their family members.
Chaman Lal, an NHRC official, had visited the ranchi
Institute of Neuro-Psychiatry and Allied Science (RINPAS) and found that 97 patients who were cured were still languishing in the institute.
Jharkhand Govt Tie Up With Ramdev To Preserve Rare Herbal Plants
...d up with yoga guru Ramdev in setting up the herbarium.//
The Tribal Research Institute (TRI) in the state will set up the herbarium at Bariatu in ranchi
with an initial investment of Rs.150,000. Baba Ramdev's Patanjali Yoga Peeth will collaborate with TRI in the project.
"We have started work to se...