Poshan Maah 2020
Heroes of Coronavirus

Heroes of Coronavirus

COVID Fighters: Soon After Recovering From Coronavirus, This 40-Year-Old Sanitation Worker In Guwahati Resumes COVID Duty

While the disease brought temporary disruptions in his life and work, Bichhaya Angat Ramna, a sanitation worker at Gauhati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) did not lose hope as he defeated the virus and resumed his COVID duties with even greater zeal
India’s Coronavirus Warriors
40-year-old Bichhaya Angat Ramna who has been working as a hospital cleaner at Gauhati Medical College and Hospital, Assam for the 13 years contracted COVID-19 but decided to resume duty as soon as he recovered ...
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Indian Medical Association Calls Out The Indifference Towards ‘National Heroes’, Releases A List Of 382 Doctors Who Died Of COVID-19

Indian Medical Association Calls Out The Indifference Towards ‘National Heroes’, Releases A List Of 382 Doctors Who Died Of COVID-19
Coronavirus Outbreak India’s Coronavirus Warriors News
In a strongly worded letter, the Indian Medical Association has called out the central government for not having any data on doctors and healthcare workers who died while treating COVID-19 patients ...
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Poshan Maah 2020: How Indira Didi, An Anganwadi Worker Is Braving All Odds Amid Coronavirus To Keep Her Village Healthy

Poshan Maah 2020: How Indira Didi, An Anganwadi Worker Is Braving All Odds Amid Coronavirus To Keep Her Village Healthy
India’s Coronavirus Warriors National Nutrition Month
Amid coronavirus crisis in India, here’s a story of an anganwadi worker - Indira Didi from Rajasthan who is working relentlessly to ensure her village remains safe and healthy ...
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Delhi Resident Tabrez Khan Who Battled COVID-19 And Social Boycott Is Now Nine-Time Plasma Donor

Delhi Resident Tabrez Khan Who Battled COVID-19 And Social Boycott Is Now Nine-Time Plasma Donor
Coronavirus Outbreak Delhi India’s Coronavirus Warriors
“My family and society members ask me to not do this as it might cause problems for me in the future but I do this for someone's happiness”, said Tabrez Khan, nine times plasma donor ...
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Call Of Duty: Doctor Reaches Home, 30-Minute Away From Hospital, After Over 5 Months

Call Of Duty: Doctor Reaches Home, 30-Minute Away From Hospital, After Over 5 Months
Delhi India’s Coronavirus Warriors
Dr Ajit Jain, the nodal officer for novel coronavirus at the Rajiv Gandhi Super Specialty Hospital in Delhi has not been home for over five months ...
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COVID Fighters: “Personal Protection Gear Is My Second Skin Now,” Says A Doctor Six Months Into Fighting The Coronavirus Pandemic

COVID Fighters: “Personal Protection Gear Is My Second Skin Now,” Says A Doctor Six Months Into Fighting The Coronavirus Pandemic
India’s Coronavirus Warriors Maharashtra
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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40-year-old COVID Warrior From Kolkata Believes We Can Win COVID-19 Battle By Taking Precautions

40-year-old COVID Warrior From Kolkata Believes We Can Win COVID-19 Battle By Taking Precautions
India’s Coronavirus Warriors West Bengal
Dr Kundan Chaurasia, working as a medicine specialist in a COVID ward at Peerless Hospital, Kolkata, gives us a peek into the tough life of a COVID warrior ...
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Eminent Cardiologist Dr S Padmavati Dies Of COVID-19 At 103

Eminent Cardiologist Dr S Padmavati Dies Of COVID-19 At 103
India’s Coronavirus Warriors News
"Dr S Padmavati, an eminent cardiologist, rather the first female cardiologist of India, popularly known as ''God Mother of Cardiology'' passed away on August 29 due to COVID-19 infection," the National Heart Institute said in a statement ...
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COVID Fighters: This 42-Year-Old Ambulance Driver In Hyderabad Resumes Duty Within A Week Of Recovering From Coronavirus

COVID Fighters: This 42-Year-Old Ambulance Driver In Hyderabad Resumes Duty Within A Week Of Recovering From Coronavirus
India’s Coronavirus Warriors
Srinivas Reddy who has been working as an ambulance driver in Hyderabad for past 11 years contracted COVID-19 but decided to resume duty as soon he recovered ...
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This Delhi-Based NGO Is Reaching Out To The Marginalised Communities,  Provides COVID-19 Relief To The Transgenders in Delhi

This Delhi-Based NGO Is Reaching Out To The Marginalised Communities, Provides COVID-19 Relief To The Transgenders in Delhi
Delhi India’s Coronavirus Warriors
Wishes and Blessings, a Delhi-based NGO, distributes ration kits to 100 families of the transgender community in a COVID relief drive ...
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Independence Day Special: Health And Well-Being Are Directly Connected To The Environment, Actor Dia Mirza Talks To NDTV

Independence Day Special: Health And Well-Being Are Directly Connected To The Environment, Actor Dia Mirza Talks To NDTV
Independence Day India’s Coronavirus Warriors
In an exclusive interview with Banega Swasth India, Actor and Advocate for Sustainable Development Goals, Dia Mirza talks about the relationship between ecology, economy and discusses her biggest lessons from the COVID-19 pandemic ...
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COVID Fighters: “We Have To Free India From Coronavirus,” Say Doctors Fighting The Pandemic

COVID Fighters: “We Have To Free India From Coronavirus,” Say Doctors Fighting The Pandemic
Independence Day India’s Coronavirus Warriors
On August 15, India will mark its 74th Independence Day by honouring the frontline workers waging the war against Coronavirus pandemic for the last few months, risking their lives and putting the interests of their patients ahead of their own family. To mark this occasion Banega Swasth India team spoke TO a team of anesthesiologists from Delhi’s largest government COVID-19 hospital Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Narayan Hospital (LNJP), as they share their experience, learnings, triumphs and fears of handling the worst pandemic the world has seen in 100 years. ...
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