COVID 19

COVID-19: With four more deaths in Meghalaya tally rises to 51

September 30, 2020

Shillong, Sep 30: Meghalaya on Wednesday recorded four more COVID-19 deaths taking the number of cases to 51, health authorities informed on Wednesday.  According to Director of Health Services (MI), Dr. Aman War one female, Donia Khyriem, 59 years of Mawkhriah, Mawngap, East Khasi Hills died on September 28 at H. Gordon Robert’s Hospital.  On Read More

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Meghalaya records six COVID-19 deaths in last two days

September 29, 2020

SHILLONG, Sep 29: Meghalaya in the last two days recorded, six deaths due to COVID-19 taking the total number to 48, health authorities informed. Director of Health Services (MI), Dr. Aman War informed that on September 27, the state recorded four deaths – Rishikeshi Subba (74) of Upper Mawprem who expired at North Eastern Indira Read More

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Meghalaya records three more COVID-19 deaths

September 28, 2020

SHILLONG, Sep 28: Meghalaya on Monday recorded three more deaths due to COVID-19 taking the number of fatalities to 46. According to health authorities the three deaths are from East Khasi Hills district, even as details are awaited. Health authorities also informed that the number of recovered cases outnumbered the new cases. On Monday, new Read More

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Oldest COVID-19 patient in Meghalaya recovers

September 25, 2020

Shillong, Sept 25: An 84-year-old man, the oldest patient to have been suffering from COVID-19 in Meghalaya, has successfully fought against the virus and was discharged from Bethany Hospital on Friday. Bethany Spokesperson & Nodal Officer Dr. Kyntiewlang Sanmiet informed that the patient was admitted on 11th September with profound fatigue, breathlessness and fever and Read More

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Places of worship to reopen on Oct 1

September 25, 2020

SHILLONG, Sep 25: The State government on Friday has allowed re opening of places of worship from October 1. M. S. Rao Chief Secretary, government of Meghalaya said that, Deputy Commissioners should ensure strict compliance to the guidelines and regulate the activities depending on the local situation and to meet the social distancing norms.

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285 Covid-19 patients recovers in Meghalaya on Friday

September 25, 2020

SHILLONG, Sep 25: A total of 285  COVID-19 patients recovered on Friday making it the highest single day recovery in Meghalaya. With this the number of recovered cases stands at 3343. East Khasi Hills recorded 242 new recoveries (Armed Force and Para Military Force 33, others 209), Ri-Bhoi 21, West Garo Hills 10, North Garo Read More

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Meghalaya spent Rs 200 Cr to fight COVID-19

September 25, 2020

Shillong, Sept 25: Meghalaya government has spent more than Rs 200 crore on Covid-19 measures till now, Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma said on Friday. “The total expenditure in the fight against the pandemic in the last nine months is more than Rs. 200 crore,” Conrad said. The Chief Minister who is also holding the Read More

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Meghalaya records highest single day recovery of COVID-19 patients

September 24, 2020

SHILLONG, Sep 24: Meghalaya on Thursday recorded the highest number of COVID-19 recoveries in a single day bringing the number of active cases below 2000. It may be mentioned that on Wednesday, the number of active cases was 2060. However, with Thursday recording 199 new recoveries, the number of total recovered cases now has crossed Read More

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Health Dept not exaggerating COVID count: Sampath

September 24, 2020

SHILLONG, Sep 24: The state’s health department has said that reports being circulated that healthcare institutions are exaggerating COVID-19 numbers in order to receive financial assistance are “rumours”. “This allegation is absolutely false and baseless. It is the responsibility of the State to ensure that diagnosis of COVID-19 is accurately made to contain the spread Read More

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Elderly man with co-morbidities beats COVID-19

September 24, 2020

Shillong, Sep 24: During the COVID-19 pandemic an inspiring story of an elderly man who suffered from multiple diseases and beat the virus has come to light Dr Kyntiewlang Sanmeit , spokesperson of Bethany hospital said that the story of how a patient battling multiple diseases contracted Covid – 19 and fought it till he Read More

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