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Effectively lose fat with bariatric surgery: Dr Amit

Moga, Jul 20 (UNI) If the eating habits are not altered and regular exercising not included in the daily routine, by the year 2025 India will have over 17 million obese children earning it the dubious distinction of being the second most obese nation, Dr Amit Garg, Bariatric & Metabolic Surgeon, Fortis Hospital, Mohali said on Saturday.

While addressing the media, Dr Garg said obesity has become a global epidemic and elaborated its effects and treatments available. Globally, he said, 39 per cent of adults aged 18 years and above are overweight and about 13 per cent obese (WHO factsheet 2016). This global rise in obesity has also affected India as well. India which was traditionally known for malnutrition earlier has also seen a rise in number of cases of overweight and obesity.
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Ladakh wins national Women's Ice Hockey Championship 2022

21 Jan 2022 | 1:06 AM

Kaza/Shimla, Jan 20 (UNI) The 9th National Women's Ice Hockey Championship 2022 ended on Thursday at Ice Hockey Rink Kaza.

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CM launches Apna Kangra App and Apna Kangra hamper

21 Jan 2022 | 12:47 AM

Dharamshala, Jan 20 (UNI) Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur launched Apna Kangra App and Apna Kangra hamper (a product handcrafted by Self help groups) at Dharamshala in Kangra district on Thursday.

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Woman dies in Kashmir fire

20 Jan 2022 | 11:29 PM

Srinagar, Jan 20 (UNI) A 44-year-old woman was charred to death while two others sustained injuries in a fire incident in Srinagar on Thursday, a Fire and Emergency service official said.

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Houses for poor will be built in every city on the land freed from the mafia: Yogi

20 Jan 2022 | 11:23 PM

Lucknow, Jan 20(UNI) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday assured that houses will be constructed for the poor and dalits on the land freed from the mafia in every urban body of the state, adding that the work has already started in Prayagraj.
He also said that the Anti-Land Mafia Task Force of the Uttar Pradesh Government is active and action will be taken by marking such land under every urban body.

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RLD announces candidates for two seats

20 Jan 2022 | 11:12 PM

Lucknow, Jan 20 (UNI) Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD), which is contesting the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections in alliance with the Samajwadi Party (SP) announced its candidates for Rampur Maniharan and Bijnor seats here on Thursday.

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