‘Malnutrition contributing to child deaths in Gujarat’

Published on January 6, 2020 AHMEDABAD: With the clamour on child deaths across the state in tertiary healthcare facilities in December, the experts have pointed at malnutrition as a major cause for the phenomenon. The Food and Nutrition Security Analysis for 2019 had put Gujarat along with Jharkhand, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh for … Continue reading ‘Malnutrition contributing to child deaths in Gujarat’

Coronavirus in Gujarat: State records three more positive cases

Published on March 24, 2020 AHMEDABAD: The total number of positive Covid-19 cases in the state reached to 33 on Tuesday morning with report of three persons -- one from Surat and two from Gandhinagar –- arriving with the state health & family department. The state has so far recorded one confirmed death so far … Continue reading Coronavirus in Gujarat: State records three more positive cases

Coronavirus: Gujarat records first death, five new cases

Published on March 22, 2020 AHMEDABAD: A 69-year-old man from Surat on Sunday became the first victim to the coronavirus Disease (Covid-19) in Gujarat. State health minister Nitin Patel mentioned that with five new confirmed cases on Sunday, the total tally has now reached 18. The state health and family welfare department also mentioned that … Continue reading Coronavirus: Gujarat records first death, five new cases