GANGA RAM HOSPITAL

  • Attack on 21-year-old Assamese student not racially motivated, says Delhi Police March 9, 2015

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Monday said the attack on a 21-year-old Assamese student was not racially motivated. Police said the victim was beaten up by locals in south Delhi's Amar Colony when he was trying to break the lock of someone else's house, mistaking it to be his...
  • GNLF founder Subhash Ghisingh dies January 29, 2015

    New Delhi: Gorkha National Liberation Front founder Subhash Ghisingh, who spearheaded the Gorkhaland movement in the 1980s, died on Thursday at the age of 78. He was suffering from liver ailments and cancer and breathed his last at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital. "He was admitted to the hospital five days...
  • Three swine flu deaths in Delhi, doctor among 9 new cases January 7, 2015

    New Delhi: Delhi on Wednesday reported the third death caused by swine flu, and nine new cases that included a woman doctor from the city's Lady Hardinge hospital, which prompted the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) and the city health department to hold a meeting to review the situation. According...
  • Delhi: One person dies due to Swine flu in Ganga Ram Hospital December 26, 2014

    New Delhi: A 51-year-old woman died due to Swine flu in national capital on Friday. The lady was first shifted from Yashoda Hospital to Columbia Asia Hospital in Ghaziabad and then to Ganga Ram Hospital on December 21, 2014. The patient at the time of admission to Ganga Ram Hospital was...
  • Sonia Gandhi undergoes breathing exercises, to remain in hospital December 21, 2014

    New Delhi: The condition of Congress President Sonia Gandhi, undergoing treatment for lower respiratory tract infection, is improving and she went through breathing exercises without any problem, doctors said. "Mrs Gandhi is feeling better and her condition is stable. She has undergone breathing exercises without any problem. She will remain under...
  • Sonia Gandhi feeling better, will remain under observation: doctors December 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi, who has been hospitalised for lower respiratory tract infection, is feeling better but will remain under observation. "Mrs Gandhi is feeling better and her condition is improving. Her medications will continue and she will remain under observation," said Dr Ajay Swaroop, Chairman (Officiating), Board of...
  • Sonia Gandhi stable and recovering, say doctors December 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi is still in hospital after being admitted on Thursday to the Ganga Ram Hospital in New Delhi for treatment for a lower respiratory tract infection. Doctors treating her said that she is stable and recovering but she will require further treatment. "She was admitted...
  • We should be extremely careful about Ebola: Doctors November 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Dr SP Bayotra chairman of medicine at the reputed Ganga Ram hospital in New Delhi spoke to CNN-IBN about Ebola. "The patient has been diagnosed but it's new in our country. No chances should be taken. He should be quarantined till he is cleared as the virus can...
  • Mental health of children in institutions important: Activists October 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Child rights activists on Thursday stressed on the need to provide adequate mental health services for children in institutional care to ensure their social inclusion. Most children residing in institutions like children's homes, care homes, orphanages, reform schools and institutes for physically and mentally disabled have been through exceptional...
  • Delhi hospital sends relief to Jammu and Kashmir September 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in Delhi has sent emergency relief supplies to floodravaged regions of Jammu and Kashmir to help it overcome the acute shortage of medicines and blankets. "The director general of health services, Srinagar apprised the hospital management (Sir Ganga Ram) that most of the hospitals in...
  • No hasty decision in health reforms: Delhi minister January 19, 2014

    The Delhi government will not take any hasty decision in health reforms in the city and will study all subsidy models for implementation to make treatment affordable for the poor, Health Minister Satyendra Jain said on Sunday. Cost of medical treatment today has increased so much that poor people are not...
  • Delhi: Hospitals run out of bed due to spurt in dengue, malaria cases September 17, 2013

    News Delhi. There has been a surge in dengue and malaria cases in New Delhi. According to MCD, 466 cases of dengue and 401 cases of Malaria have been reported in the capital till September 14. For dengue, it's a spurt, compared to the cases registered in last couple of...
  • Delhi: Acid attack victim regains vision after surgery April 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Muzaffarnagar acid attack victim Isha, whose left eye was severely damaged, has regained her vision after a successful surgery. The 23yearold teacher was discharged from Sir Ganga Ram Hospital on Friday and she wants to go back to her job as soon as possible. Isha and her three...
  • Acid attack: One of the victims may lose eye sight, say doctors April 4, 2013

    New Delhi: A 23yearold teacher may lose her eyesight after an acid attack in Shamli in Uttar Pradesh. Doctors at Delhi's Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, where the teacher has been brought for treatment, said that the maximum injury has been caused to her eyes as the acid was not washed...
  • Shifting gangrape survivor to Singapore was avoidable: Surgeon December 28, 2012

    Dr Naimish Mehta of Sir Ganga Ram Hospital said there is nothing that the Singapore hospital has which those in India don't have. ...
  • Hospital offers rape victim free intestinal transplant December 21, 2012

    New Delhi: As people in their hordes hit the streets of Delhi to vent grief and anger over the brutal gangrape of a 23yearold woman on last Sunday, a city hospital on Friday offered the victim free intestinal transplant. The private Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in central Delhi has also...
  • Rare surgery in Delhi reconstructs half of baby's heart October 5, 2012

    New Delhi: In a firstofitskind surgery in India, doctors at Delhi's Sir Ganga Ram Hospital operated upon a 46dayold baby to recreate half of her heart, giving her a normal life she would have otherwise missed, medical officials said on Thursday. A look at sixmonthold Isha (name changed) does not...
  • Delhi: Cardiologist shot dead in Ganga Ram hospital September 19, 2012

    New Delhi: A doctor, Dr Sanjeev Dhawan, was shot dead in Delhi on Tuesday. The police say that the alleged shooter, a former Army man had gone to meet the doctor's maid who spurned his advances. Enraged at being rejected, he began firing indiscriminately. A stray bullet hit the doctor....
  • Pataudi still in ICU, condition remains critical September 22, 2011

    New Delhi: The condition of former Indian cricket captain Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, who is suffering from lung infection, continues to be critical on Thursday. "Mansur Ali Khan continues to remain critically ill in the ICU. He is on very high level of oxygen support requiring intermittent Bilevel Positive Airway Pressure...
  • Dalai Lama stable, to be discharged soon October 11, 2008

    New Delhi/Dharamsala: Exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, who underwent gall bladder surgery at a hospital in the national Capital on Friday, was in a stable condition on Saturday and is likely to be discharged in a couple of days, sources said. He (the Dalai Lama) is recuperating well and...
  • Dalai Lama in hospital, to be operated today October 10, 2008

    New Delhi: Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama was on admitted to the Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in New Delhi following severe abdominal pain. The 73yearold Nobel laureate will be operated upon on Friday, sources were quoted by news agency PTI as saying. The Buddhist monk had undergone treatment earlier at Mumbai's...
  • Female reporter assaulted in the capital January 15, 2008

    New Delhi: Attacks on women in the capital continue, as a female reporter working with a private TV news channel was assaulted by two motor cycle borne youths. Police have registered a case and are investigating the matter. 22yearold Payal singh a journalist who has covered several molestation and eveteasing...
  • Sonia Gandhi suffers asthma attack, hospitalised January 1, 2008

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi was hospitalised late on Monday night after she suffered an asthma attack. The UPA chairman was rushed to Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in the Capital after she complained of breathing trouble. Early on Tuesday morning, B K Roy Chairman of the hospitals Board of...
  • Hospital reattaches amputated penis December 9, 2006

    New Delhi: Twoandahalf months after his sexual organ was completely severed in an assault, a 28yearold man is set to lead a normal life again after a Delhi hospital successfully reattached the amputated penis. The unmarried man from Uttar Pradesh underwent a sevenhour microsurgery at the Sir Ganga Ram Hospital (SGRH),...