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Soumitra Chatterjee admitted to hospital with chest infection and breathing trouble

Kolkata, Aug 14 (UNI) Veteran thespian Soumitra Chatterjee has been admitted to a private hospital in the city on Wednesday following chest infection and breathing trouble.

The 84-year-old actor has been kept in an ICU after his admission at the Rubi Hospital on EM Bypass. The medics, who treated the Dada Saheb Phalke Award winner actor, said Chatterjee was doing well.

He was admitted around 10 am after he complained of breathing trouble. The midis said that the actor was suffering from the respiratory tract infection and was out of danger.
“He is being treated in an ICU under close supervision,” a statement said.

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Put human rights at the centre in pandemic times : MPHRC

10 Aug 2020 | 9:53 PM

Shillong, Aug 10 (UNI) The Meghalaya Peoples Human Rights Council (MPHRC) on Monday while observing the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples, urged the government to put human rights at the centre of the pandemic response.

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Nitish urges PM to link Kosi and Mechi rivers under National Rivers linking project

10 Aug 2020 | 9:52 PM

Pàtna, Aug 10 (UNI) Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to include Kosi and Mechi rvers in National Rivers Linking Project, suggesting it would help in flood control in the state.

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MLA apartments converted into Covid-19 hospital all set to receive patients

10 Aug 2020 | 9:45 PM

Itanagar, Aug 10 (UNI) The newly constructed MLA apartments converted into a dedicated Covid-19 hospital is all set to receive patients infected with the virus.

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Odisha govt presents Dharmapada awards to seven eminent artists

10 Aug 2020 | 9:44 PM

Bhubaneswar,Aug 10 (UNI) Seven eminent Artists were honoured with the prestigious Dharmapada award, the highest award given by the Odisha government for lifetime achievement and contribution towards enrichment of art.

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Covid toll in Bengal stands at 2100; Tally 98,459

10 Aug 2020 | 9:42 PM

Kolkata, Aug 10 (UNI) The Covid-19 toll in Bengal rose to 2100 with the death of 41 persons on Monday, while the tally touched 98,459 with 2905 new confirmed cases.

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