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COVID Warrior Travels From Vishakhapatnam To Mumbai With Her Newborn To Contribute To The Fight Against COVID-19
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COVID Warrior Travels From Vishakhapatnam To Mumbai With Her Newborn To Contribute To The Fight Against COVID-19

Chandini Mulukutla who works as Infection Prevention Control Nurse at Wockhardt Hospital in Mumbai, travelled from Vishakhapatnam during lockdown to join COVID duty post her maternity leave ...
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World Bank Praises Efforts To Arrest COVID-19 Spread In Mumbai's Dharavi
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World Bank Praises Efforts To Arrest COVID-19 Spread In Mumbai’s Dharavi

Observing that effective approaches have tapped the skills and dedication of community members, the World Bank said that in Mumbai, city officials were able to stem the rapid spread of the coronavirus in Dharavi, one of the city's largest urban settlements ...
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From A Care Giver To A Care Seeker: Story Of A COVID Warrior Who Is Back On Frontlines After Defeating Coronavirus
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From A Care Giver To A Care Seeker: Story Of A COVID Warrior Who Is Back On Frontlines After Defeating Coronavirus

Dr Prashant Borade started with COVID-19 patients in critical care in March and contracted COVID-19 in the line of duty in June but now he is back to treating patients ...
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Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray Announces 'My Family-My Responsibility' Campaign To Battle Coronavirus In Maharashtra
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Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray Announces ‘My Family-My Responsibility’ Campaign To Battle Coronavirus In Maharashtra

Under the 'My family-My responsibility' COIVD-19 campaign, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will reach out to every family residing in the financial capital and will provide medical help and guidance if needed ...
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Pune Becomes The First District In India To Cross Two Lakh COVID-19 Cases
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Pune Becomes The First District In India To Cross Two Lakh COVID-19 Cases

According to Rajesh Deshmukh, Collector, Pune, the reason behind the surge in COVID-19 cases is the aggressive testing strategy adopted by the district administration ...
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COVID Fighters: “Personal Protection Gear Is My Second Skin Now,” Says A Doctor Six Months Into Fighting The Coronavirus Pandemic
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COVID Fighters: “Personal Protection Gear Is My Second Skin Now,” Says A Doctor Six Months Into Fighting The Coronavirus Pandemic

Dr. Shruti Tandan, Consultant Critical Care Medicine at Jaslok Hospital and Research Centre in Mumbai talks about fighting the pandemic from the frontline and shares the challenges and learnings ...
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Swachh Survekshan 2020: Maharashtra’s Cleanliness Hat-trick, Secures Most Awards For Third Year In A Row
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Swachh Survekshan 2020: Maharashtra’s Cleanliness Hat-trick, Secures Most Awards For Third Year In A Row

Along with being the second-cleanest state in the country, Maharashtra’s 20 urban local bodies made their way to the country’s 25 cleanest cities ...
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Swachh Survekshan 2020: Maharashtra’s Navi Mumbai Is India’s Third Cleanest City. Here’s How The City Achieved The Title
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Swachh Survekshan 2020: Maharashtra’s Navi Mumbai Is India’s Third Cleanest City. Here’s How The City Achieved The Title

Swachh Survekshan 2020: In the first and second quarter of Swachh Survekshan league, Navi Mumbai showed consistent improvement and attained eighth and third rank respectively ...
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Coronavirus Pandemic And Ganesha Chaturthi: Mumbai Artist Prepares Ganesha Idols That Dispense Sanitiser
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Coronavirus Pandemic And Ganesha Chaturthi: Mumbai Artist Prepares Ganesha Idols That Dispense Sanitiser

Keeping in view the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, an artist in Mumbai's Ghatkopar area has made 'sanitiser Ganesha idols' which dispense sanitiser every time people place their hands under it ...
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Excerpt From The nutrition India Programme Report By Reckitt Benckiser
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Excerpt From Nutrition India Programme Report: Every Rs. 1 Invested In The Programme Delivers Rs. 36.90 Of Social Value

Child malnutrition has emerged as a silent national emergency and the greatest human development challenge for India. According to the World Health Organization, child malnutrition accounts of 68 per cent of all infant mortality rate in India. In 2019, Reckitt Benckiser conceptualised Nutrition India Programme with an aim to work together with the communities, to push for solutions more rapidly on the ground. The programme is presently working with the Maharashtra government to end malnutrition in state’s Amravati and Nandurbar districts, considered to be one of the toughest regions. Here's an excerpt from the report explaining the impact of the programme so far. ...
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Nutrition India Programme: The Economic Advantages Of Investing In Country’s Healthcare
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Nutrition India Programme: The Economic Advantages Of Investing In Country’s Healthcare

Reckitt Benckiser’s Nutrition India Programme shows why investing in the country’s healthcare system is so important ...
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COVID-19: Amitabh Bachchan Dedicates A Heartfelt Note To Healthcare Workers From The Hospital, Calls Them ‘God's Own Angels’
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Amitabh Bachchan Dedicates A Heartfelt Note To Healthcare Workers, Calls Them ‘God’s Own Angels’

Amitabh Bachchan who is undergoing treatment for COVID-19 at Mumbai's Nanavati Hospital penned a note on social media, calling doctors as 'God's own angels in white PPE units' ...
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